Mr J. Higgins: The haste in which the Minister is pushing this Bill
through Dáil Éireann (Parliament) is not just indecent but obscene. The
Government, when it comes to targeting the vulnerable, cannot hasten
enough. However, when it comes to targeting the landlords, the
financiers or the legal robbers of the...
Thousands of people across the dividing Line of Control (LoC) between
Indian and Pakistani Occupied Kashmir commemorated the 20th anniversary
of the execution of Maqbool Butt, a radical nationalist leader, by the
The president has prepared the ground for elections through several
dramatic measures during the last few months. On 4 November she
conducted a ’mini-coup’, taking command of three minister’s posts from
the UNP government. On 20 January, her party, the SLFP, formed an
alliance with the chauvinist...
ON A recent Miami television programme, a group of Venezuelan
ex-military officers openly called for a US invasion to overthrow the
twice-elected radical, nationalist government of President Hugo Chavez.
LAST SUNDAY, 25 January, the founding convention of Respect took place
and agreed to launch an electoral campaign across England and Wales,
headed by George Galloway MP, for the June European and Greater London
Just one year following the Presidential election victory of Luiz
InÃ¡cio da Silva (or Lula as he is popularly known), of the Workers’
Party (PT), a new movement has been launched by former PT activists,
trade unionists, and socialists to begin the task of building a new
workers’ socialist party in...