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7 October 2004 Edition

Medical Card scandal

7 October 2004

Figures released by the Department of Health showing a shocking drop in the number of people holding medical cards in the 26 Counties are a stark indictment of the Fianna Fáil/Progressive Democrat coalition's lack of concern for working families on low incomes Free article

No to water charges

7 October 2004

Despite its stated position that it will not introduce water charges, we are sceptical of the Dublin Government's intentions, given its record on promises to date. Free article

An Phoblacht Magazine


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  • This special edition which focuses on Irish Unity, features articles by Pearse Doherty, Dr Thomas Paul and Martina Anderson.
  • Pearse sets out the argument for an United Ireland Economy whilst Pat Sheehan makes the case for a universally free all-island health service.
  • Other articles include, ‘Ceist teanga in Éirinn Aontaithe’, ‘Getting to a new Ireland’ and ‘Ireland 1918-22: The people’s revolution’.

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