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Take a stand against EU bullies and our government cheerleaders – Lynn Boylan MEP

Sinn Féin MEP Lynn Boylan has taken a swipe at the EU and the Irish government’s ongoing reactions to the crisis in Greece. Speaking in Dublin prior to Saturday’s protest in support of Greece, the Dublin MEP said: “Every mainstream … Continue reading

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Sinn Féin to show solidarity with people of Greece in Athens

Sinn Féin MEP Martina Anderson will travel to Athens tomorrow to stand in solidarity with the Greek people in their battle against austerity. Ms Anderson said; “As a proud Irish republican and dedicated internationalist, I will be in Athens on … Continue reading

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Martin McGuinness’s address to London anti austerity rally

[Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness rallies a crowd of 250,000, by some estimates, English anti-austerity protestors right in the heart of London. A remarkable, emblematic change in the political landscape which few of us here in Ireland could ever have imagined … Continue reading

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Sinn Féin has mandate to oppose austerity and cuts – Adams

Speaking following the end of the Westminster counts, Gerry Adams TD, Sinn Féin President said, “I would like to thank all our candidates and their families and our party activists who worked tirelessly throughout this campaign. “I would also like … Continue reading

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Kearney welcomes union chief’s support for agreed platform

Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney has welcomed the public support of SIPTU President Jack O’Connor for developing an agreed platform among the left. Jack O’Connor is to set out his position in a speech this morning at Glasnevin to … Continue reading

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By-election a choice between more austerity or a fair recovery – Gerry Adams TD

Speaking at a selection convention in Roscommon this evening, where Sinn Fein chose Leitrim Councillor Martin Kenny as its candidate for the Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election, Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams TD said: “The people of Roscommon/South Leitrim have a clear … Continue reading

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Sinn Fein Wins Big in Ireland: Revolt Against Austerity upends Irish Politics

Last week, elections for all the local councils and for the European Parliament in both parts of Ireland upended the monopoly of the three establishment parties which have dominated Ireland for nine decades. Sinn Féin made huge, dramatic gains, and … Continue reading

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