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The election of Trump was a surprise to many, including myself. Clinton was raising money at 20-1 among billionaires. Neo-cons such as Wolfowitz decided they were on board with Clinton. George Herbert Walker Bush, former CIA head and former President, was in the bag for Clinton. The media consistently portrayed

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“Socialism offers a platform broad enough for all to stand upon who accept its principles.” – Keir Hardie

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The surge in refugees attempting to reach Europe is dominating the news.

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Speaking in An Dáil on Thursday 11th June on the issue of the Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa’s detention in an Egyptian prison for over  two years and attempting to explain the Irish government’s failure to secure this young Irish citizen’s  freedom the  Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charlie Flanagan,  stated  that

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“As a people, we are excluded from any share in framing the laws by which we are governed. The higher ranks usurped the exclusive exercise of that privilege, as well as many other rights, by force, fraud and fiction.” Jemmy has an inbuilt prejudice against rugby but he has been

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Carol Quinlan takes a look at what the Bank Inquiry has shown us about Irish capitalism. The Banking Inquiry is now fully into its main investigation. It has been hearing evidence from senior bankers and over the next couple of months we’ll finally get to hear from the politicians themselves.

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Michael G. Cronin takes a nuanced look at what was won in the marriage referendum campaign.

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Tom Healy calls for serious visions of an alternative Ireland to be developed.

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Gregori Meakin highlights the attack on the living standards of single parent families and those who are organising to oppose it.

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