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offsite link Scientists Struggle to Understand Why Antarctica Hasn?t Warmed for Over 70 Years Despite Rise in CO2 Sun Jan 29, 2023 07:00 | Chris Morrison
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offsite link In Praise of Boris Johnson?s Stance on Ukraine Sat Jan 28, 2023 17:00 | Noah Carl
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offsite link About That Project Veritas Scoop Sat Jan 28, 2023 15:17 | Eugyppius
The recent Project Veritas video reveals that the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine has been a total flop, but the story has been almost totally ignored by American media, and scrubbed from Google search results, writes Eugyppius.
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national / public consultation / irish social forum / news report Monday November 07, 2022 22:43 by 1 of Indy   image 1 image

Galway County Council have proposed by laws that are truly Orwellian and all about control. One has to ask if this is a trial balloon for this were to succeed other councils were surely try it and before we know it hiking would be banned as well and basically all access to the outdoors. Remember that this was effectively done during Covid lockdowns so government know they can do it

This story has got fairly wide traction and rightly so. Here is a report from AFLOAT magazine


West coast windsurfers, sailors and other water users have expressed alarm over a proposal to ban all leisure activities other than swimming on Galway county beaches.

Under the draft legislation, sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, stand-up paddling and horse-riding would be banned at 24 beaches extending from the Aran islands to Connemara to Portumna with a risk of fines of up to €1900.

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national / public consultation / irish social forum / news report Sunday November 06, 2022 23:52 by Irish Cycle   image 1 image   video 1 video file
CycleConnects is a plan for new cycle network plans for 22 counties around Ireland and the consultation is open until Friday, November 11th. The network will help determine what projects will be funded by the National Transport Authority for years to come. read full story / add a comment
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national / health / disability issues / press release Thursday November 03, 2022 23:46 by Irish Inquiry   image 1 image
Hi folks. So many people were very disappointed not to been able to attend the Health Conference Ireland 2022 in August this year. As a result of this and the fact that the landscape around spike protein injuries and illness is constantly evolving, we are holding 3 events this month: Cork on the 8th, Galway on 16th and Meath 22nd Nov. This is Part 2 of the conference where Irish and US Drs will present new findings, have a panel discussion protocols and the audience can participate in the Q&A (which didn’t happen in August). It is also a great opportunity to meet like minded ppl and build local networks. Tea/coffee and a light supper will be provided. read full story / add a comment
Screenshot from Twitter video showing the protests.
international / anti-war / imperialism / news report Monday October 31, 2022 22:17 by 1 of Indy   image 1 image
Reuters has reported that on Oct 28th there were thousands of Czech protestors in Prague calling for the government to resign and for direct talks to be held with Russia to supply gas. The suicidal sanctions are hurting and thankfully at least in some places people are beginning to realize the NATO orchestrated war and orchestrated economic suicide are not in their interests.

In the meantime, the Irish government is attempting to bribe the population as they just announced a package of over € 1,200 million to subsidize energy bills this year and early next by paying off €200 of 2.2 million households for the next 3 billing periods. People might remember how hard the government fought to bring in Water Charges which was only going to bring in €150 million. Yet now barely without asking they are forking OUT ten times that much. The question is Why ? read full story / add a comment
national / consumer issues / news report Thursday October 27, 2022 21:08 by 1 of Indy   1 attached file
Tesco is pushing card to usher in the cashless technocratic society and they are a key pillar of that effort. Once the cashless society is here then the corporate and banking elite will have full control over everything you do. Time to reject this future. In recent days Tesco has ramped up its tactic so much so that the Irish Council for Civil Liberties has begun to take notice and have written a letter to Tesco CEO.

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Zaluzhnyi's twitter post in which he is shown wearing a bracelet with far-right insignia. [Photo: WSWS]
international / anti-war / imperialism / press release Monday October 24, 2022 21:42 by 1 of Indy   text 3 comments (last - sunday november 20, 2022 22:15)   image 3 images
The WSWS reports ...
Ukraine’s Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, Valerii Zaluzhnyi, has been photographed several times in recent weeks while wearing or displaying photos and symbols associated with the far right and even neo-Nazism. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / anti-war / imperialism / event notice Monday October 24, 2022 20:47 by Camp4Truth   image 1 image   video 1 video file
Can you support the #STOPtheWAR event Tues 25th Oct at 12:30 outside the Dept of Foreign Affairs
Stephens Green South read full story / add a comment
national / arts and media / news report Tuesday October 18, 2022 23:48 by cpcc   video 1 video file

We need to build independent NEW MEDIA, so that we can decide the issues to debate and offer analysys based on our own needs.

Already THE PEOPLE'S PAPER reaches out, but we need other media types and more to get involved.

If we allow the monopoly controlled media and social media to set the agenda, and censor debate, then we will remain enslaved.

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national / anti-war / imperialism / news report Thursday October 06, 2022 11:38 by Justin Morahan
A phone call was sent to the Minister's office who requested the complaint in writing. The letter explains itself read full story / add a comment
international / health / disability issues / press release Tuesday October 04, 2022 22:32 by 1 of Indy   video 1 video file
This important press release was brought to attention by Dr Vincent Carroll

'Vaccine’ death and injury, crisis declared after International Medical Conference by Dr Carroll
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meath / gender and sexuality / event notice Tuesday October 04, 2022 22:15 by Tracey O'Mahony
The Government are in the process of updating Relationship & Sexuality Education in schools

The public consultation on this update is open until 18 October 2022

We are giving a presentation on 8 October which will explain why you need to be very concerned for your children

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cork / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Friday September 30, 2022 20:59 by Campaign for Truth & Justice   image 1 image
Organised by the 'Campaign for TRUTH & Civil Rights'.

Speakers will address the real nature of the economic crisis & how our natural wealth is being robbed by globalism read full story / add a comment
international / anti-war / imperialism / other press Thursday September 29, 2022 23:45 by 1 of Indy   text 1 comment (last - wednesday october 05, 2022 20:34)   image 1 image   video 1 video file

The sabotage of the Nord Stream I and II gas pipelines under the Baltic Sea raises the stakes in the West vs Russian war and it now guarantees very serious energy problems for Europe this winter because it just removed the possibility of negotiation to save the day since the pipelines could probably not be fixed for months at best.

This leaves the question of who benefits? Naturally the MSM blames the attack on Russia. But they could have easily turned off the gas at source without damaging their own pipeline.

This article by Declan Hayes explains what has really happened and who benefits.

The net result of these terrorist attacks is to render obsolete German popular demands to open Nord Stream 2, Declan Hayes writes.

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Address by the President of the Russian Federation on Sep 21st 2022
international / politics / elections / news report Friday September 23, 2022 21:33 by 1 of Indy   image 1 image
The full text of Putin's speech announcing the partial mobilization is reproduced here because the MSM and The West have gone completely bonkers and have been misrepresenting what was said. Also they are saying outright that Russia is losing and Putin's back is against the wall etc etc. The actual reality is nothing of the sort.

The Russians don't do bullshit like the politicians in the West do and are very upfront.

Therefore rather than listen to the "interpretation" made by the MSM and politicians who don't want you to read the actual speech and what he really said and the context, it makes more sense for you to read it yourself and make up your own mind.

People ought to remember that the West is openly saying they want to bring down the government of Russia and prolong the war to hurt them. The people saying this are not peace keepers and are not your friend. We are now all facing into Winter where it looks like we are going to face severe discomfort and blackouts, as well as huge energy prices and shortages. This will destroy the economy. Europe is committing suicide through these insane sanctions that only hurt Europe at the behest of the US & NATO. It is therefore prudent to see what is behind the curtain

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national / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Wednesday September 21, 2022 23:22 by 1 of Indy   image 2 images

The cost of living crisis deepens by the day. Everything is going up except our benefits, pensions and wages. Household are being hit with huge increases in electricity and gas costs. They are under huge pressures as children return to school. Interest rate increases will mean higher mortgage payments

On Saturday, September 24th the Cost of Living Coalition is calling on people to protest to send a clear message to the government that we can't wait any longer for urgent action on the cost of living. Come along, bring your family and friends.

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international / anti-war / imperialism / other press Wednesday September 14, 2022 23:35 by 1 of Indy
A US grouping, constituted around the thought of the philosopher Leo Strauss, controls from now on both the Secretariat of Defense and the Secretariat of State. After having organized many wars since those of Yugoslavia, they imagined the one in Ukraine. It is now manipulating the European Union and is preparing to deprive it of energy sources. If European leaders do not open their eyes, their alliance with Washington will lead to the collapse of the Union’s economy. There is no point in believing that Europeans will be spared because they are developed. The Straussians wrote, as early as 1992, that they would not hesitate to destroy Germany and the EU. read full story / add a comment
national / anti-war / imperialism / press release Friday September 09, 2022 22:21 by antiwar

This press release is from Aug 31st but has gone unnoticed in mainstream

The IAWM condemns Minister for Defence Simon Coveney’s decision to support the proposal by EU Ministers to train Ukraine’s military and to possibly “contribute a small number of military personnel” from Ireland as reported in the Irish Times today -

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dublin / public consultation / irish social forum / event notice Thursday September 08, 2022 23:03 by Campaign for Truth & Civil Rights   image 1 image
There is no plan to develop our resources & economy to serve the people of Ireland

End the Rip - Off - Public Rally for Economic Justice
On the return of the Dail

Truth & Civil Rights
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international / anti-war / imperialism / news report Tuesday September 06, 2022 22:34 by T   image 3 images   video 1 video file
Details are emerging of an Ukrainian attack last Thurs (Sept 1st) on the Zaporozhie nuclear power plant (ZNPP) to seize control of it while International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspectors were onsite and holding them as hostages. Indications are this extremely reckless raid were planned by the Western intel & NATO and given the all clear by Boris Johnson. read full story / add a comment
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national / politics / elections / feature Sunday August 28, 2022 21:14 by T   text 7 comments (last - saturday october 29, 2022 19:30)   image 15 images   video 2 video files   audio 1 audio file

Europe is committing economic suicide all because they are doing the bidding of US Neocons by imposing ridiculous sanctions against Russia which are doing far more damage to Europe and very little to Russia. They are equivalent to threatening to shoot yourself in both feet and the head and then going ahead and doing it. It is a completely idiotic and absurd situation that Europe has arrived in. We are already seeing the initial consequences in the form of fuel price rises and inflation.

The sanctions have actually done three things. They have strengthened Russia's finances and independence, they have accelerated the destruction of the dollar and all fiat currencies connected to it and they are dealing an economc death blow to Europe's economy. By refusing Russian gas it has led to soaring prices and there is no viable alternative to replace the huge quantities of it. Gas is not just used for heating but also for generating base load electrical power. And Russian oil is used to supply a large chunk of the diesel fuel used in Europe and literally everything we buy and do, needs diesel. Diesel is the life blood of the real physical world. Any disruption there and we will all feel it very directly very quickly.

The Irish government are fully aware of the potentially dire consequences of these reckless decisions because they have made it known that they have emergency plans for fuel rationing. Unfortunately it seems the public don't fully realize the scale of the pending crisis and that it is all caused by war-mongering and the belligerent actions of US & NATO cheered on by our own clueless politicians. It is quite clear that every government and institution is captured by sinister elements and those in key positions of power and influence have either been bought off or blackmailed. This was all very evident during Covid, when we saw how governments moved in lockstep to a single script, orchestrated by the totalitarian forces in the background. The Epstein revelations gave the public an insight into the extent and depth of blackmail and how it reached the highest echelons of society.

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