THE BATTLE against the bin tax in the last two months has raised ominous
signs for all workers. The capitalist establishment in all its guises -
political parties, media, courts and the Gardai has demonstrated its
ruthlessness in dealing with this challenge to their rule.
I was talking to David for about 2 hours. And I briefly spoke to Fionn,
I didn’t see Mick. David is getting on well. He is in a cell with Fionn.
They are settling in and appreciate the letter from the Socialist Party
in England and Wales.
On Tuesday last, a further 6 anti-bin tax protesters were jailed for
their opposition to the bin tax and to the non-collection of tens of
thousands of householders’ rubbish in the South Dublin area. Among the 6
jailed was Fionn Ryder (25 years old), Socialist Party member and a
member of the branch committee of...