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COPOUT26 in Glasgow comes to a close

The grotesque jamboree that was COP26 has closed and statements have been issued to the press. The carefully-choreographed opinion pieces, the television news features claiming that “western democracies” are leading the fight to save the planet while portraying selected nations as villains, exist to reassure the gullible that capitalism is not […]

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Protest against PESCO and an EU army outside the Dáil

The People’s Movement organised a protest on Wednesday 10th November against the Irish state’s participation in the EU’s Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) military initiative and the creation of an EU army. These developments are a further repudiation of the Irish state’s neutrality as outlined in its constitution. Communist Party of […]

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Solidarity with President Michael D. Higgins

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland, 17 September 2021 The decision by the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, not to attend the religious service in Armagh in October to mark the establishment of “Northern Ireland” was the correct one. And he has clearly set down the reason why […]

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Housing demonstration outside the Dáil

The Communist Party of Ireland took part in a demonstration outside the Dáil on Wednesday, 15 September, and distributed leaflets to highlight our demands. Our message was clear: Government housing policy is not broken, it is working: for landlords, speculators and vulture funds. The recently announced ‘Housing For All’ strategy […]

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Solidarity action at the Cuban embassy in Dublin

A solidarity action in support of the Cuban people was held outside the Cuban embassy on Westland Square on July 14. Dozens of activists from across the country made their way to Dublin on very short notice to express their steadfast support for the Cuban Revolution. Chants of “Unblock Cuba!” […]

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Cuba needs your solidarity now – TAKE ACTION TODAY

A new manoeuvre against Cuba is being prepared in the European Parliament. This week (Tuesday, June 8) in the European Parliament, a small group of right-wing MEPs will be promoting a draft resolution that aims to condemn Cuba with false accusations of repression of its artistic movement. None of these […]

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Solidarity with Cuba

On Sunday 30 May demonstrators at the US embassy in Dublin demanded the end of the illegal blockade of Cuba. The demonstra­tion was organised by Cubans in Ireland and friends of the solidarity movement.