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The Future is Public: Local Election Manifesto 2024

Local government offers the electorate the broadest base for democratic representation available within our constitution. Local election constituencies are much smaller than Dáil constituencies and, thus, generally cover much more recognisable and coherent geographic areas. This allows voices that are often drowned out in general elections to be heard and represented at a local level. [...]

May 2nd, 2024|Comments Off on The Future is Public: Local Election Manifesto 2024

Dublin Easter oration 2024

A chairde Tá fáilte romhaibh go léir chuig ár gcomóradh bliantúil ar Éirí Amach na Cásca. Comrades, you are all very welcome to our annual Easter Rising commemoration, where we remember the men and women of Easter week, as well as our own passed comrades. It is during another trying time for the working class [...]

April 28th, 2024|Comments Off on Dublin Easter oration 2024

Taoiseach Harris seeks to abolish the Triple Lock and continue cosying up to NATO

The Workers’ Party has condemned the announcement by Taoiseach Simon Harris that he intends to abolish the Triple Lock on Ireland’s overseas military commitments.  Garrett Greene, Workers’ Party representative for Cabra-Glasnevin, said: “It is incredible that, at a time of the most acute housing crisis, hospital crisis, social care crisis in many decades, the priority [...]

April 22nd, 2024|Comments Off on Taoiseach Harris seeks to abolish the Triple Lock and continue cosying up to NATO

Seán Garland 90 pamphlet

Recently, the Workers' Party produced a pamphlet to mark 90 years since the birth of socialist republican revolutionary Seán Garland, a pivotal figure in the turn of the republican movement towards social agitation and class politics. It includes both political and personal anecdotes from Seán's friends and comrades. Contributors to the pamphlet come from a [...]

April 16th, 2024|Comments Off on Seán Garland 90 pamphlet

Workers’ Party condemns killing of Croatian man in Clondalkin assault

The Workers’ Party has condemned the killing of Josip Strok, a Croatian man who was fatally assaulted in Clondalkin, and called for any witnesses to come forward. David Gardiner, Workers' Party representative for Palmerstown-Fonthill, said: “The Workers’ Party sends our condolences to friends and family of Josip Strok, a Croatian man who was killed after [...]

April 12th, 2024|Comments Off on Workers’ Party condemns killing of Croatian man in Clondalkin assault

Gerry Rooney selected to stand in Ratoath LEA

The Workers’ Party is proud to announce that Gerry Rooney will be standing in the Ratoath LEA, which includes Dunboyne and Dunshaughlin, at the upcoming local elections. Rooney, a former General Secretary of the Permanent Defence Forces Other Ranks Representative Association, said: “I want to be a voice for working people on Meath County Council. [...]

April 9th, 2024|Comments Off on Gerry Rooney selected to stand in Ratoath LEA

Garrett Greene selected to stand in Cabra-Glasnevin

The Workers’ Party is proud to announce that Garrett Greene will be standing in Cabra-Glasnevin at the upcoming local elections. Greene, a father of three living in Phibsboro, said: “The concerns of working people have unfortunately fallen on deaf ears in Dublin City Council and I want to change that. The Workers’ Party believes that [...]

April 5th, 2024|Comments Off on Garrett Greene selected to stand in Cabra-Glasnevin

David Gardiner selected to stand in Palmerstown-Fonthill

The Workers’ Party is proud to announce that David Gardiner will be standing in Palmerstown-Fonthill at the upcoming local elections. Gardiner, a firefighter who has lived in Palmerstown for almost 30 years, said: “I want to give working people a voice on South Dublin County Council. The Workers’ Party believes that class politics should be [...]

April 3rd, 2024|Comments Off on David Gardiner selected to stand in Palmerstown-Fonthill

2024 Waterford Easter oration

A chairde, Fáilte romhaibh chuig ár gcomóradh ar Éirí Amach na Cásca, agus muid ag cuimhneamh ar fhir agus ar mhná 1916, chomh maith lenár gcomrádaithe féin. We gather once again, as we have done each year for over a century, to remember and honour those who fought in Easter Week 1916; we come here [...]

March 31st, 2024|Comments Off on 2024 Waterford Easter oration

2024 Belfast Easter oration

A chairde agus a chomrádaithe, Tà fáilte romhaibh chuig ár gcomóradh ar Éirí Amach na Cásca. Tàimid bailithe anseo chun cuimhnuigh ar fhir agus ar mhná seachtsine na càsca, chomh maith lenár gcomrádaithe féin a fuair bás ar son na poblacht shoisialach. We gather once again, as we have done each year for over a [...]

March 31st, 2024|Comments Off on 2024 Belfast Easter oration