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EU/Eurozone Austerity Policies Create Mass Poverty

c (EIRNS)–A report by the Irish think tank Social Justice Ireland, for Caritas Europa, on “Poverty and Inequalities on the Rise — Just Social Models Needed as the Solution!” finds that austerity policies in the European Union have contributed to … Continue reading

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Burton can’t distance herself from disastrous Government policies – Gerry Adams TD

Sinn Féin Leader, Gerry Adams TD has said the new leader of the Labour Party, Joan Burton cannot distance herself from the disastrous policies of the Government and should not be allowed to. He said the Labour Party should cease its … Continue reading

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The Irish Government Coalition Regrets the Release of Gerry Adams!

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said that the Cabinet manoeuvring in recent weeks on the Water Tax issue had nothing to do with relieving the burden on vulnerable citizens but was all about the elections. Saying that the … Continue reading

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School Children in Poverty Are Now a Majority in Seventeen States

In another marker of poverty in America, a report released this month by the Southern Education Foundation says that as of 2011, in seventeen states — in the South and the West — children in poverty constituted fifty percent or … Continue reading

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Mandarins Move to Dump Osbourne

The Sunday Daily Mail reports that the “Mandarins at the top of Whitehall” ( those who really run the empire) want to dump Chancellor of the Exchequer  George Osborne and replace him with William Jefferson Hague, who is now Foreign … Continue reading

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Essential Background on Ulster Bank, Natwest Bank and their Inter Alpha Parentage

IT will be next week before Ulster Bank manages to fix its collapsed computer systems, resulting in further chaos for tens of thousands of customers. Ulster Bank has now admitted that the problem, which is the biggest banking IT failure … Continue reading

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LaRouche Strategic Assessment • June 19, 2012

In a discussion with associates on June 19th, Lyndon LaRouche laid out the fraud of Paul Volcker and Volcker’s deliberate sabotage of the momentum around the restoration of Franklin Roosevelt’s Glass-Steagall Act in the midst of a world economic collapse. … Continue reading

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Volcker Swindle Leaflet – For Distribution

Leaflet: Volcker Confesses to $2 Trillion Swindle June 19, 2012 • 3:43 PM The LaRouche Political Action Committee has learned that former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Paul Volcker is conducting a call-up campaign against the reinstatement of Glass Steagall, arguing … Continue reading

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Irish suicide numbers show sharp rise as recession takes its toll

Ireland’s suicide rate now stands at a shocking 600 deaths per year – and experts believe the figure is rising as the country experiences the pain of recession. A report in the Irish Sun on Sunday says that as many … Continue reading

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Thousands of union members strike – Recession impact ‘worse in NI’

Thousands of public sector workers across Northern Ireland are on strike in a row over pensions, pay and jobs. New evidence has shown that Northern Ireland has been more affected by the recession than other parts of the “UK.” More … Continue reading

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