Corruption and capitalism

Corruption and capitalism

For the last thirty or forty years it has been clear that professional sport is riddled with drug taking.. From North American sprinters such as Ben Johnson, Carl Lewis, Florence Griffiths Joyner and Marion Jones to Chinese long distance runners, to the whole East German team in the 1980s to the Russian and Kenyan Athletics […]

Corruption is rife in mainstream Irish politics

Last night’s RTE Prime Time investigation exposed what many of us already knew - that there is widespread corruption by councillors and TD’s in the establishment parties.

Corruption is rife in mainstream Irish politics

Last night’s RTE Prime Time investigation exposed what many of us already knew – that there is widespread corruption by councillors and TD’s in the establishment parties. Fianna Fail and Fine Gael were particularly implicated with a number of their members shown to be less than forthcoming about their private interests. Aine Collins (FG) and […]

Political policing – the dark side of the Irish State revealed

The Irish State wants to frighten us. They want to scare us away from the August 29th mass protest against water charges- that’s why it is no coincidence that Paul Murphy of the Anti Austerity Alliance is waiting for the police to come knocking on his door.

Political policing – the dark side of the Irish State revealed

The Irish State wants to frighten us. They want to scare us away from the August 29th mass protest against water charges- that’s why it is no coincidence that Paul Murphy of the Anti Austerity Alliance is waiting for the police to come knocking on his door. That’s why the Government leaked details of the […]