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7 May 2009 Edition

The challenge of change

7 May 2009

The EU election campaign across Ireland and the local election campaign across the 26 Counties begins in earnest this week. The campaign takes place in unprecedented circumstances as the country plunges deeper into the greatest economic crisis in decades. That crisis has reached into most homes in Ireland with soaring unemployment, reduced wages, increased taxes, cuts in health and education and other social services. Free article

Oidhreacht na stailceoirí ocrais

7 May 2009

Cuimhní na seachtaine seo ná cuimhní 1981, bás Bobby Sands ar an 5 Bealtaine, feachtas fada i rith an tsamhraidh, brón, bród, sluaite ar na sráideanna, Thatcher i gcumhacht, stailceoir i ndiaidh stailceoir, deichniúr imithe ar slí an ocrais agus slí na fírinne. Free article

An Phoblacht Magazine


  • Don't miss your chance to get the second edition of the 2019 magazine, published to coincide with Easter Week
  • 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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