Mobuoy Superdump Is Toxic Time Bomb – Time To Clean It Up!

Demands are growing for a public inquiry into the Mobuoy superdump on the outskirts of Derry City.

Mobuoy Superdump Is Toxic Time Bomb – Time To Clean It Up!

Demands are growing for a public inquiry into the Mobuoy superdump on the outskirts of Derry City. It’s estimated 1.5 million tonnes of illegally dumped waste have been deposited there. It’s been described as one of the biggest criminal enterprises ever undertaken in the North and as one of the largest illegal waste sites ever […]

Defend Our Libraries

DUP Minister for Communities, Paul Givan, is set to rip the heart from communities across the North with cuts to our vital library service. Gavin Campbell reports.

Defend Our Libraries

DUP Minister for Communities, Paul Givan, is set to rip the heart from communities across the North with cuts to our vital library service. Gavin Campbell reports. Givan is in charge of implementing cuts agreed to by Sinn Fein’s Caral Ni Chuilin, the former minister for the now defunct Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure. […]

Eamonn McCann MLA says: Saudi From Saville To Chilcot- Protecting Those On Top

From Saville to Chilcot. Eamonn McCann, MLA argues that in the end both reports have protected those at the top.

Eamonn McCann MLA says: Saudi From Saville To Chilcot- Protecting Those On Top

From Saville to Chilcot. Eamonn McCann, MLA argues that in the end both reports have protected those at the top. The Chilcot Report into the Iraq war and the Saville Report into Bloody Sunday have a lot in common. Chilcot was published to on July 6th. Many were taken aback by the sharp tone of […]

People Before Profit Confuses Pundits- Socialist Politics On The Rise.

Following its recent electoral breakthrough People Before Profit has been variously denounced as essentially unionist and essentially nationalist. Sean Mitchell, PBP North-South Coordinator, replies.

People Before Profit Confuses Pundits- Socialist Politics On The Rise.

Following its recent electoral breakthrough People Before Profit has been variously denounced as essentially unionist and essentially nationalist. Sean Mitchell, PBP North-South Coordinator, replies. There is an old joke, frequently told by Eamonn McCann, that if you are from this part of the world, and decide that you are an atheist, then the question immediately […]

2016- Let’s make this a year for change

This year marks one hundred years since the 1916 rebellion. That generation fought to remove the boot heel of an Empire and create a more equal society.

2016- Let’s make this a year for change

This year marks one hundred years since the 1916 rebellion. That generation fought to remove the boot heel of an Empire and create a more equal society. For James Connolly and the Irish Citizen’s Army that society was a socialist society- where workers North and South would democratically control the wealth of society in the […]

Stormont in Crisis – Fight the Cuts

Stormont’s political crisis has created tremendous uncertainty but cuts in the North to vital public services and jobs are gathering pace.

Stormont in Crisis – Fight the Cuts

Stormont’s political crisis has created tremendous uncertainty but cuts in the North to vital public services and jobs are gathering pace. The Stormont Executive and the future of the Northern Ireland Assembly has been thrown into crisis once again since Unionist parties cynically exploited the murder of former IRA member Kevin McGuigan. Mike Nesbitt’s Ulster […]

Sinn Féin and DUP agree on Austerity Budget

For months, the Stormont institutions have been on the verge of collapse as the main parties try to settle disputes over the budget. They have now come to an agreement, the so called ‘fantasy budget’. Fantasy; as it presupposes all parties will implement Welfare Reform. This is not the case, as Welfare is now one aspect of the Agreement which is a matter of contention between Sinn Féin and the DUP.

Sinn Féin and DUP agree on Austerity Budget

For months, the Stormont institutions have been on the verge of collapse as the main parties try to settle disputes over the budget. They have now come to an agreement, the so called ‘fantasy budget’. Fantasy; as it presupposes all parties will implement Welfare Reform. This is not the case, as Welfare is now one […]

Eamonn McCann says: Having your Cuts and Eating Them

There are posters and placards all over the North shouting “Fight the Tory cuts!” Many have been erected by socialists or trades union groups. But the majority carry the logo of Sinn Fein.

Eamonn McCann says: Having your Cuts and Eating Them

  There are posters and placards all over the North shouting “Fight the Tory cuts!” Many have been erected by socialists or trades union groups. But the majority carry the logo of Sinn Fein. Meanwhile at Stormont, the axe continues to rise and fall, rise and fall, cutting, cutting, cutting. Education Minister John O’Dowd is […]

No to Austerity – People Over Profit

Gerry Carroll, People Before Profit Belfast City Councillor, is standing in West Belfast for election to Westminster

No to Austerity – People Over Profit

Gerry Carroll, People Before Profit Belfast City Councillor, is standing in West Belfast for election to Westminster to give a political voice to anger at establishment parties and opposition to austerity. Every vote for Carroll sends a message to Stormont and Westminster parties demanding an alternative to cuts, job lay-offs and the destruction of vital […]