Wage Hike in Haiti Doesn’t Address Factory Abuses 19:43 Dec 05 0 comments
Why the world should care about Honduras' recent election 20:48 Dec 04 0 comments
Haiti : Les manifestations publiques sont légitimes 00:46 Nov 29 0 comments
Del golpe de estado al golpe en las urnas 22:15 Nov 27 0 comments
Chiquita loses suit to prevent release of AUC records 19:06 Nov 27 0 commentsmore >>
From 6th - 8th July 2005, the G8 will attempt to hold their annual summit at the luxurious Gleneagles resort in Scotland. As with every recent meeting of the rich and powerful, thousands of people will take to the streets in resistance. Among them will be anarchist communists involved with Anarkismo.net.
Here we are carrying eyewitness reports from the protests, photos and audio interviews. We also provide a number of background articles on the G8, neoliberalism and the summit protests.
Please add you own reports and comments
The Republic of Ireland has one of the most draconian abortion laws in the world. At present abortion may only be performed where continuation of pregnancy poses a 'real and substantial' risk to a pregnant woman's life - about 5 cases per year of 50,000 pregnancies
The ban on abortion and continued attempts to make all access virtually impossible, approximately 7000 Irish women every year exercise their right to choose abortion and travel to England to access legal abortion there, largely through charities providing abortion services and private clinics.
Photo is from an anti-abortion march at the time of the 'X-case' in the early 1990's
James Connolly is probably the single most important figure in the history of the Irish left. He was an organiser in the IWW in the USA but in Ireland is best known for his role in building the syndicalist phase of Irish union movement and for involving the armed defence body of that union, the Irish Citizens' Army in the 1916 nationalist insurrection. This left a legacy claimed at one time or another not only by all the Irish left parties but also by the nationalists of Fianna Fail and Sinn Fein.
A system of society in which the workshops, factories, docks, railways, shipyards, &c., shall be owned by the nation, but administered by the Industrial Unions of the respective industries, organised as above, seems best calculated to secure the highest form of industrial efficiency, combined with the greatest amount of individual freedom from state despotism. Such a system would, we believe, realise for Ireland the most radiant hopes of all her heroes and martyrs.
Revolution! seeks to be a starting point for libertarian communist organisation in Southampton and beyond. We reject the idea of a party of professional revolutionaries, or a party in which a small and highly committed elite dominate the discussion and direction of the organisation. This first issue seeks to draw together those who would consider themselves libertarian communists or anarcho-communists and who agree with the ‘basic ideas’. If you are looking for something different from what’s on offer already and fancy the idea of starting something new, then please get in contact and let’s form the basis of a future organisation capable of influencing the struggle.
The MayDay weekend of 2004 in Dublin saw an European Umion summit in Dublin, Ireland. A libertarian network called the the Dublin Grassroots Network succesfully organised four days of protests and actions over the weekend. The Workers Solidarity Movement whose members were involved in the DGN published five articles over the following year in its publication Red and Black Revolution that looked at the organisation of these protests in great detail and analyised the consequences.
Mon 09 Dec, 14:00
Albert Meltzer and the fight for working class history Oct 26 18:38 0 comments
Céad Míle Fáilte*? Racial Profiling in the Ireland Oct 24 18:09 1 comments
Irish Travellers - Apartheid, Irish Style Oct 23 20:22 0 comments
A ascensão da Rússia no sistema internacional Sep 23 01:37 0 comments
Lessons from the Mass Student strike in Quebec - Ireland tour September 2013 Sep 16 21:12 1 comments
Internment, parading and the politics of class Aug 28 19:27 0 comments
In Place of Compromise - Why We Need a Rank and File Movement Aug 27 03:01 0 comments
Anti-choice extremists defeated in Ireland but new abortion legislation is worthless Jul 15 20:58 0 comments
Collective Action affiliate to Anarkismo Jul 10 14:18 0 comments
Ireland: Total ban on gay men's blood donation is no longer justifiable Jun 29 15:17 2 comments
Why we are leaving Campaign Against Home and Water Taxes (CAHWT) Jun 26 21:57 0 comments
The most successful G8 in Northern Ireland ever? Jun 21 09:38 0 comments
Stop laughing at the English Defence League May 30 19:58 0 comments
Oppose the G8: Dealers of Austerity May 28 18:34 0 comments
Government legislation an attempt to bully trade unionists into voting for paycuts May 27 19:17 0 comments
Ci sono ancora 650.000 famiglie che non pagano l'ingiusta tassa sulla casa May 27 19:09 0 comments
Trotsky and authoritarian state socialism from above May 25 20:49 0 comments
650,000 Homes STILL Not Paying Unjust Tax May 24 17:03 0 comments
Anarchists Condemn G8 Scaremongering May 23 14:29 0 comments
Armi nucleari ed indipendenza scozzese May 22 14:10 0 comments
Nuclear weapons and Scottish independence May 21 19:44 0 comments
Dublin city council's new rubbish police - a solution or just more bureacratic nonsense? May 15 18:15 0 comments
Croke Park proposal shows why we have to take our unions back & organise to win Mar 22 19:17 0 comments
Voting NO to Croke Park - what happens next? Mar 20 19:09 0 comments
L'accord signé par les syndicats irlandais : ce que c'est et comment le combattre Mar 10 21:42 0 comments
Accordo sindacale in Irlanda: di cosa si tratta e come combatterlo Mar 04 19:57 0 comments
Irish Trade Union Deal: What it is and how to fight it. Mar 03 20:30 0 comments
The Croke Park extension: What it is and how to fight it Feb 27 19:12 0 comments
Irlanda: Le responsabilità dello Stato e le Case Magdalen Feb 06 22:07 0 comments
Solidarity with "Freedom" Feb 05 02:49 0 commentsmore >>