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Sinn Féin TD’s call on Government to reverse inequitable changes to state pension

18 January 2018

Sinn Féin TD’s Mary Lou McDonald TD and John Brady TD have today called on the Government to reverse the discriminatory 2012 changes to the state pension, which were introduced by the Labour Party’s Joan Burton and have disproportionately impacted on women, with some losing up to €30 a week in their payment.

By changing the eligibility criteria for the higher pension rates, the... Free article

‘Dickhead’ Labour TD pilloried over snide aside in Dáil about Sinn Féin TD’s brother

16 January 2015

Jonathan O’Brien doesn’t expect apology from veteran former Workers’ Party TD over jibe about homelessness and recovering drug addicts despite public anger Free article

The Irish Volunteer - Volume 2 - Number 7

16 January 2015

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann Volume 2 - Number 7 newspaper, first published 16th January 1915 Free article

Video – Republicans protest arrest of Basque lawyers

15 January 2015

Lawyers arrested just days after 80,000 protest in Bilbao in support of Basque prisoners rights Free article

Video – Nurses protest against hospital overcrowding crisis

14 January 2015

INMO rally outside Leinster House calls for immediate action over hospital crisis Free article

Heavy snow blankets event to honour Derry POW who died in Long Kesh

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Atrocious weather conditions fail to deter a large crowd marking the 40th anniversary of the death in Long Kesh of Óglach James Moyne Free article

Video – Sinn Féin ‘preparing for Government’, Gerry Adams says ahead of Dáil’s return

13 January 2015

Fine Gael/Labour Government ‘is on its last legs’ – Sinn Féin aims to be in Government in 26 Counties ‘to deliver on core republican policies’ Free article

Irish republicans protest for release of Basque prisoners

13 January 2015

Sinn Féin activists took to the streets of Belfast in a white-line picket on Saturday 10 January to call on the Spanish Government to release more than 300 Basque prisoners held in Spanish jails Free article

Mitchel McLaughlin elected first-ever nationalist Speaker of Assembly

12 January 2015

‘This is an historic day in that it’s the first time that a nationalist or republican has held the role since the formation of the state’ – Chris Hazzard MLA Free article

The Irish Volunteer - Volume 2 - Number 6

9 January 2015

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann Volume 2 - Number 6 newspaper, first published 9th January 1915 Free article

Video – Health Minister's response to hospital crisis 'pathetic'

8 January 2015

INMO says patient care is being severely compromised Free article

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