Issue 2 - 2024 200dpi

11 June 2009 Edition

Government must go - time to build a Left alternative

11 June 2009

THE local and European elections in the 26 Counties last week saw a resounding rejection of the government parties who have now lost their moral authority to govern. Fianna Fáil obtained the lowest share of the vote in its history and the elections saw a virtual wipeout of the Green Party. The government has faced a vote of no confidence in the Dáil and the political pressure is mounting for Taoiseach Brian Cowen. Free article

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