Author: ciaranmckenna

Ráitis

Saving Harland and Wolff shipyard

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland 9 August 2019 The Communist Party of Ireland expresses its solidarity with the workers at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast and welcomes the action taken by them in defence of their jobs.       Harland and Wolff should be nationalised. This could provide tens of […]

Ráitis

Political statement

National Executive Committee, Communist Party of Ireland 29 May 2017  1. The National Executive Committee of the Communist Party of Ireland, meeting on the last weekend of May, discussed the political and economic situation facing workers and working people across the country.      2. It is the assessment of the party that public-sector […]

Ráitis

Apple taxes: rotten to the core

Statement by the Communist Party of Ireland 30 August 2016 The EU commissioner for competition has found that the Irish state gave preferential treatment to Apple over other companies, so that Apple must now pay €13 billion in back tax, plus interest from 2003 to 2014.      This windfall tax should be put […]