Statements

Statements

Organise – Educate – Resist

This image says all that needs to be said about the rich getting richer and the growing concentration of wealth leading to deepening inequality within this state.
The provision of shelter is now a huge source of profits and is creating a feeding frenzy by speculators, landlords and other parasitic capitalist elements as they demand for even greater profits.

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Belfast Communist Party of Ireland Statement

The Communist Party of Ireland wants to announce, and welcomes, the establishment of a new branch in the Belfast region. The new branch will be called the Greater Belfast Branch. Its officers and branch members have the full support of the NEC and the membership of the CPI. This follows […]

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Joint statement of solidarity with the Palestinian people

A number of communist and workers’ parties have issued a joint statement condemning the aggression against Palestinians in Jerusalem. We, the communist and workers parties undersigning this statement, strongly and unequivocally condemn the Israeli aggression meted out against Palestinians in Jerusalem – as well as the continued military bombardment upon […]

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Political statement

National Executive Committee, Communist Party of Ireland Following its most recent meeting, the National Executive Committee of the Communist Party of Ireland, is calling upon the trade union movement and progressive forces to demand that the Government break with the failed approach of allowing the EU Commission to control vaccination […]

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Not One More Woman

With International Working Women’s Day celebrations barely ended many people will have spent the morning watching the disgusting displays of police brutality captured at a vigil for Sarah Everard held in Clapham last night. This footage shows women who gathered to mourn and grieve being kettled, attacked and violently arrested […]

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A bitter legacy can only produce bitter fruit

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland The scenes in Dublin city centre yesterday (Saturday 27 February) should come as no surprise to anyone. The reactions to the violence of the state were as could be expected, as were the weasel words of condemnation by establishment politicians.      Working people are frustrated […]

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Statement on CPI – CYM Relations

Over the recent period a serious rupture in the longstanding political relationship between the Communist Party of Ireland (CPI) and the Connolly Youth Movement (CYM) has taken place when, on 9th January at its extraordinary Ard Fheis, members of the latter voted to remove their support for the Programme of […]

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Decades of church and state repression of women

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland 13 January 2021 The publication of the report of the Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation, cataloguing the horrendous abuse and exploitation handed out to tens of thousands of women over the decades by religious institutions—of both main religious faiths—lays bare the violence […]