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Cllr Mick Barry (left), Cllr Ted Tynan (centre) and Cllr Chris O'Leary (right) on Cork's vigil for Gaza today
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Sunday December 27, 2009 21:11 by Fintan Lane   text 5 comments (last - saturday january 09, 2010 18:32)   image 15 images
A vigil was held on Patrick's Bridge in Cork city this afternoon to mark the beginning of the Gaza massacre last year. More than 1,400 people - including over 300 children - were killed by Israeli forces during the onslaught.

Today's vigil was intended as a mark of respect for the dead but also as an act of solidarity with the living. read full story / add a comment
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Saturday December 26, 2009 17:08 by Fintan Lane
A protest vigil will be held on Patrick's Bridge in Cork at 2pm on Sunday, 27 December, to mark the beginning of last year's Gaza massacre and in solidarity with the 'Viva Palestina' aid convoy which is currently stranded on the Jordan/Egyptian border.

Bring Palestine solidarity placards and Palestinian flags.
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cork / anti-capitalism / news report Thursday December 17, 2009 12:03 by Cork WSM   text 12 comments (last - thursday july 29, 2010 00:05)   image 2 images
A new, alternative meeting space and bookshop has just opened on Douglas Street, Cork. This is early days but we want to get the word out that his new initiative needs you and your support! read full story / add a comment
cork / environment / press release Tuesday November 24, 2009 15:12 by maire   text 21 comments (last - wednesday december 23, 2009 00:17)
While we all reel in horror at what has happened to the inhabitants in Cork City because of flooding' why on earth has it taken 8 years and hundreds of thousands of euros for the inhabitants of the harbour of Cork to get someone in planning to recognise that building a toxic or municipal plant on a flooding site on a crumbling coastline at a time of climate change is lunacy.

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School Of Music Shut Down
cork / worker & community struggles and protests / news report Tuesday November 24, 2009 12:56 by Cork WSM   text 13 comments (last - thursday november 26, 2009 03:58)   image 6 images
Strikes took off across Cork city and county this morning as workers took direct action to stop the Government's attack on wages and conditions. read full story / add a comment
cork / miscellaneous / news report Saturday November 21, 2009 19:05 by Rebel City   text 7 comments (last - wednesday november 25, 2009 00:35)
Water crisis as council relies on shopkeepers read full story / add a comment
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / press release Monday November 16, 2009 14:55 by People Before Profit
Special needs child, 11 year old Angel Mc Donagh faces into another week without schooling because of the failure of the Department of Education to provide the necessary resources to St Michael’s House, the special needs school, which her father was told could cater for her needs. read full story / add a comment
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Monday November 09, 2009 12:36 by Philip Ikurusi   text 4 comments (last - tuesday november 10, 2009 22:23)   image 5 images
The 10th of November 2009 will be the 14th anniversary of the judicial murder of the Ogoni 9.We continue to remember these incomparable martyrs for their sacrifice which was immeasurable and ultimate in all senses read full story / add a comment
cork / crime and justice / press release Thursday November 05, 2009 13:04 by Blissett   text 2 comments (last - thursday november 05, 2009 19:52)
Ógra Shinn Féin in Cork have responded to the growing drugs crisis in the city, with seven drug related deaths in recen months, by launching a New anti-drugs campaign.

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cork / anti-capitalism / news report Wednesday October 28, 2009 19:43 by Cathal   text 5 comments (last - thursday november 12, 2009 15:02)   image 3 images   audio 2 audio files
Yesterday evening the Cork branch of the Worker’s Solidarity Movement hosted a talk by South African anarchist and ZABALAZA Anarchist Communist Front (ZACF) member, Jonathan. The ZACF is an organisation of anarchist individuals from South Africa who identify with the communist tradition within Anarchism. The front is organised around the principles of theoretical and tactical unity, collective responsibility and federalism. Their activities include study and theoretical development, anarchist agitation and propaganda, and participation within the class struggle. read full story / add a comment
Cork Shell to Sea team in dinghy
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Saturday September 26, 2009 17:27 by Ray   text 7 comments (last - sunday october 04, 2009 22:51)   image 8 images
Cork Shell to Sea activists paid a visit to the Irish Naval Service's ship the LÉ Aisling yesterday evening so that Shell's Navy is remembered for its role in the Great Oil and Gas Robbery. read full story / add a comment
cork / miscellaneous / news report Thursday September 17, 2009 13:30 by Jimmy Neilson   text 1 comment (last - friday december 18, 2009 00:05)
Tribute to Paddy Mulcahy.

Paddy Mulcahy died on Sunday last the 13th. September. Since then thousands have mourned his passing and demonstrated their great respect for him with the massive turn out at his waking and funeral. Many were the fitting and well deserved tributes paid to him over the immediate days of mourning and burial.

To us Paddy Mul deserved all of that.
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cork / worker & community struggles and protests / press release Friday August 14, 2009 10:32 by Darren C
Sixteen workers at a Co-op Superstore in New Square, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork are holding a sit-in protest as a result of the company announcing redundancies without discussions with their union. The company, which is partly owned by Dairygold and their shareholders, have also announced the closure of their Patrick Street store in Fermoy, Co. Cork with the loss of eight jobs. read full story / add a comment
The mural as it was..
cork / history and heritage / press release Saturday August 08, 2009 03:09 by Don't Airbrush our History!   text 12 comments (last - wednesday august 12, 2009 07:25)   image 2 images
Despite being hugely in debt, removing murals commemorating Cork’s history seems high on the agenda of those in City Hall.

That was the message clearly shown when Cork City Council recently removed tributes painted by Ógra Shinn Féin to the former TD and Lord Mayor of Cork, Terence MacSwiney, and the Roll of Honour of Fianna Éireann, Chorcai.
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Members of Cork Shell to Sea make their voice heard at the Naval Pier in Cobh
cork / anti-capitalism / news report Monday June 22, 2009 18:57 by John   text 8 comments (last - tuesday june 23, 2009 11:11)   image 7 images
Cork Shell to Sea today leafletted members of the Naval Service and others working at Ireland's naval headquarters at Haulbowline in Cork Harbour as they came off duty from the naval base. read full story / add a comment
Bob Bickerdike in 2004
cork / miscellaneous / news report Sunday June 14, 2009 10:42 by John Jefferies   text 17 comments (last - sunday july 05, 2009 01:28)   image 3 images
The death occurred on Friday night at his home in Youghal, Co. Cork of veteran peace campaigner and socialist activist Bob Bickerdike at the age of 89 years.

Regular Indymedia readers will recall that Bob featured here after receiving the "Working Class Hero 2009" award from the Cork May Day committee last month in recognition of his many decades of struggle on behalf of and with working people and his lifetime involvement in the peace movement. read full story / add a comment
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cork / anti-war / imperialism / news report Monday May 18, 2009 10:15 by John Jefferies   image 1 image
A French Naval corvette is due in Cork Port next Friday lunchtime on a so-called courtesy visit. read full story / add a comment
cork / environment / news report Tuesday May 12, 2009 00:07 by John   text 28 comments (last - saturday june 11, 2011 21:17)   1 attached file

This is the latest stage in the 8 yr saga of multinational waste management company Indaver and their efforts to construct two incinerators (a municipal and industrial one, now called Waste to Energy Facilities) at Ringaskiddy, Cork Harbour and the work of local group CHASE (Cork Harbour for a Safe Environment) to stop them. It is possibly the third oral hearing in this long drawn out, gruelling and horrendously complicated process. read full story / add a comment
Banner on Patrick St. today during leaflet distro.
cork / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Saturday May 09, 2009 19:37 by Ray   text 2 comments (last - monday may 11, 2009 12:19)   image 1 image
A very brief report on Cork S2S members distributing leaflets and raising awareness of the current situation in Erris today on Patrick St. read full story / add a comment
Bob with John Jeffries, who drove him to Cork today
cork / anti-capitalism / news report Friday May 01, 2009 23:24 by Ray   text 8 comments (last - sunday june 14, 2009 11:44)   image 24 images
As is customary in Cork, the evening of May 1 sees trade unionists, workers, socialists of many organizations and cherishers of the Bealtaine traditions march together through the city centre to remember the struggles and sacrifices of the countless millions of working-class people through history and to affirm our continuing commitment to the vision of a better world they bequeathed us. It’s also a time to celebrate and recognise socialist comrades among us who’ve given decades of unwavering commitment to working for positive social change in the world. read full story / add a comment
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