Behind the Ryanair cancellations

The political establishment are trying to gag pilots from giving evidence to a Dail Committee over the relationship that exists between the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) and Ryanair. But the pilots are back soon and will give evidence then.

Behind the Ryanair cancellations

By Brid Smith, People Before Profit TD. Evan Cullen, President of the Irish Airline Pilots Association (IALPA) was to address the Transport Committee on October 4 on the underlying reasons why Ryanair had cancelled 50 flights a day. The day before he was due to speak, a solicitor’s letter arrived from Ryanair. But, the committee […]

WORKERS DEFEAT RYANAIR IN DENMARK

The Danish trade unions have won the first battle in the war against Ryanair. Now it´s time for workers in Ireland and in Europe to continue the fight.

WORKERS DEFEAT RYANAIR IN DENMARK

Report from Lene Junker in Denmark Two years ago, Ryanair started operations in Billund Airport, the second largest airport in Denmark. They succeeded in getting the local unions to give up unionizing the workers and drop demands for proper salaries and working conditions. In the Spring of this year  Ryanair started up in Copenhagen Airport. […]

Who are the wealth creators?

Entrepreneurs are the wealth creators. How many times do we hear this, stated more or less as fact, on the media? How many times do we hear it from Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan or from Fianna Fail and Labour politicians (on both sides of the Irish Sea)?

Who are the wealth creators?

Entrepreneurs are the wealth creators.  How many times do we hear this, stated  more or less as fact, on the media? How many times do we hear it from Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan or from Fianna Fail and Labour politicians (on both sides of the Irish Sea)? Indeed Martin McGuiness, Pearse Docherty and Mary […]