John Meehan portrait

John Meehan

It is with great sadness that the CPI announces the death of John Meehan of Cloongowla, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo, a life­long member of our party. We mourn the pass­ing of one of the last of that genera­tion of rural commun­ists who paid a heavy price for uphold­ing the red banner of commun­ism, the banner of labour.


The killing of Lyra McKee

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland 20 April 2019 The Communist Party of Ireland strongly condemns the killing of Lyra McKee, a young journalist working and living in Derry, on Thursday 18 April.       Once again a family has lost a loved one in a needless and senseless act committed by an […]