Archive for the ‘Green Party’ Category
We are paying Gene Kerrigan the compliment of reproducing his entire article in today’s Sunday Independent (June 19 2011).
We covered this ground during the recent general election campaign.
No apologies for the action replay.
We also recommend the following articles from Vanity Fair and the British Guardian – very relevant to Gene’s article.
Let us hope the United Left Alliance TD’s run with this ball
We’re shamed by conspiracy of silence
Nobody is denying US torpedoed plan to save the State €20bn — but no one’s asking either, writes Gene Kerrigan Read the rest of this entry »
See discussion here :
Line of Action :
Kill the Finance Bill
Dissolve the Dáil and announce a new General Election date before March 11
The Green Party/Fianna Fáil policy – apparently supported by Fine Gael – of passing the Finance bill this week should be rejected out of hand.
Call the bluff of the right-wing – do not tolerate hypocrites pretending to oppose the government, but in fact hoping the austerity package is passed – and after a General Election Fine Gael and their Labour coalition colleagues will say they are in “a straitjacket”, their “hands are tied”, and so on.
Kill the Finance Bill – Burn the Bondholders! Read the rest of this entry »
Brian Martin, Éamonn Cowen, Mícheál Kenny, Enda Gilmore – Who Cares?
If the new government is a Fine Gael-Labour Coalition after the imminent 2011 General Election, Kenny-Gilmore will quickly be just as unpopular as Cowen-Gormley today -
since such a government will pursue the same policies as the outgoing discredited Greena Fáil coalition.
Foreign Affairs Minister Mícheál Martin is voting no confidence in his leader the Taoiseach Brian Cowen next Tuesday -
enjoy this video instead of going through the entrails :