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 […]
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.
The outrage being expressed by the Government and the minister for foreign affairs is all hot air and downright hypocritical, as is the blustering by the European Union, in regard to the Ryanair flight being forced to land in Belarus and the arrest of Roman Protasevich, a passenger on that […]
More than 1,000 people, including members of the Communist Party of Ireland, marched to the Israeli embassy on Saturday 22 March to protest against the apartheid state. The march coincided with a day of global demonstrations against the brutal Israeli occupation of Palestine. The names of the 65 Palestinian children […]
Palestinian flags were hung from Connolly Books on Saturday 15 May and a message of solidarity from the Communist Party of Ireland was read out. […]
The decision of the Coroner Ms Siobhán Keegan to declare that the ten people killed “were entirely innocent of any wrongdoings on the day in question” is a welcome and important victory for the families of those murdered by the British Army in Ballymurphy, Belfast, in 1971. This victory for […]
The Communist Party of Ireland held a small, physically-distanced lunch time protest at the Colombian embassy in Dublin on Tuesday 11 May, in solidarity with indigenous communities, trade unionists and the wider working class of Colombia currently suffering from violent state repression. A letter of protest was handed into the […]
The CPI held its annual Connolly Sunday commemoration at Arbour Hill Cemetery on May 9. Flowers were laid in memory of those who gave their lives for Irish freedom, on the 105th anniversary of the execution of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising.
On Tuesday 4 May demonstrations in support of the demand for an all-Ireland public health service took place in Cork, Dublin, Dungannon, Enniskillen, Galway, and Monaghan […]
Repudiate the debt – it’s not the people’s debt The CPI launched the Repudiate The Debt campaign in the run-up to the Irish general election in February 2011. This followed the government’s signing of the Memorandum of Understanding, presented by the infamous Troika (IMF, ECB, European Commission), in December 2010. […]