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Update from the Sudanese Communist Party on the situation in Sudan.

Hundreds of thousands march in the capital and major cities in Sudan demanding the end of the dictatorial regime. 7 April 2019 Hundreds of thousands marched yesterday in the capital Khartoum and other major cities and towns all over Sudan, demanding the end of the regime. The 6th of April will be written with letters of [...]

April 9th, 2019|Comments Off on Update from the Sudanese Communist Party on the situation in Sudan.

HSE recruitment freeze is a sign of times to come with downturn on the horizon

The HSE’s recruitment freeze is a sign of further austerity on the horizon from Fine Gael, as the global economy stalls. That’s according to Workers’ Party city councillor and Euro candidate Éilis Ryan. Ryan said: “There is an obvious hypocrisy in Fine Gael committing to solving understaffing on the one hand, and imposing a recruitment [...]

April 7th, 2019|Comments Off on HSE recruitment freeze is a sign of times to come with downturn on the horizon

New rent regulations leave plenty loopholes for landlords to exploit

Workers’ Party councillor and Euro candidate Éilis Ryan has said the government’s new rent regulations leave plenty loopholes for landlords to exploit. Commenting following Minister Eoghan Murphy’s announcement of the new regulations this evening, Cllr. Ryan said: “Landlords will breathe a sigh of relief that Minister Murphy continues to allow plenty loopholes for a landlord [...]

April 4th, 2019|Comments Off on New rent regulations leave plenty loopholes for landlords to exploit

NO TO WAR! NO TO NATO!

Statement by the Workers Party on 70 years of NATO Today is the seventieth anniversary of the foundation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). On 3rd and 4th April foreign ministers from NATO countries are meeting in Washington D.C.  This is no cause for celebration. NATO is an aggressive imperialist war machine that expresses [...]

April 4th, 2019|Comments Off on NO TO WAR! NO TO NATO!

Dublin councillor accuses city officials of hypocrisy for hosting Vienna housing exhibition

Workers’ Party Dublin City Councillor Éilis Ryan has condemned what she says is the  hypocrisy of Dublin City officials opening housing exhibition on Vienna’s housing model, today (Tuesday, 2ndApril) while refusing to contemplate similar public housing schemes in Dublin. Cllr. Ryan said:  “In 2016, I secured support from Dublin City Council for the ‘Vienna Model of [...]

April 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on Dublin councillor accuses city officials of hypocrisy for hosting Vienna housing exhibition

SOLIDARITY WITH THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF TURKEY

From:       Workers Party of Ireland To:          The Central Committee, Communist Party of Turkey   30th March 2019 Dear Comrades, The Workers Party of Ireland sends comradely greetings to the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP) and extends its best wishes and solidarity to the TKP for the local elections taking place on Sunday, 31st March [...]

April 1st, 2019|Comments Off on SOLIDARITY WITH THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF TURKEY

John Delaney must remove himself completely from the FAI, says Workers’ Party representative

Workers’ Party representative in Palmerstown-Fonthill, David Gardiner, has called on John Delaney to remove himself complete from the FAI, following his resignation as CEO yesterday (Saturday). Gardiner said: “As an lifelong supporter of St. Patrick’s Athletic, I have seen how John Delaney for too long stood in the way of the democratic development of the [...]

March 24th, 2019|Comments Off on John Delaney must remove himself completely from the FAI, says Workers’ Party representative

Coveney comments on mayoral salary expose his elitism

90% of Irish workers earn less than €60,000 - half what directly-elected Mayor will get Euro candidate Cllr. Éilis Ryan (Workers’ Party) has slammed the Taoiseach and Tánaiste’s defence of a proposal to pay directly-elected mayors €130,000, saying their comments expose just how removed they are from working people.   Cllr. Ryan said: “For the [...]

March 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Coveney comments on mayoral salary expose his elitism

Facebook, Twitter and Youtube must tackle Gemma O’Doherty in wake of New Zealand comments

The Workers' Party has condemned yesterday (Friday)'s attack on a mosque in New Zealand, and has called for social media corporations to take actions to tackle those suggesting the attack was a 'false flag' operation.  Cllr. Éilis Ryan, a candidate in the upcoming European Parliament elections, said:  "49 people are dead in New Zealand, murdered [...]

March 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Facebook, Twitter and Youtube must tackle Gemma O’Doherty in wake of New Zealand comments

Workers’ Party calls for prosecution of senior army figures in relation to Bloody Sunday

The Workers’ Party have called for the full investigation and prosecution of senior army figures who were in control of the Bloody Sunday massacre. The call comes following the announcement this morning (Thursday) that one British paratrooper is to be prosecuted for his role on Bloody Sunday.   Marian Donnelly, former Workers’ Party President, was [...]

March 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Workers’ Party calls for prosecution of senior army figures in relation to Bloody Sunday