Category Archives: Solidarity

Union Solidarity International: solidarity without borders

In a few weeks time, we will be remembering the foodships sent by English workers to help feed their starving Dublin comrades during the 1913 Lockout. One hundred years later, trade unionism is still about solidarity. The Irish Region of … Continue reading

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Urgent: Petition to Columbian authorities for release of trade union leader

September 6th: Colombia is the most dangerous country in the world to be a trade unionist. According to United Nations figures close to 3,000 trade unionists have been killed since 1986. Human rights defenders are also regularly attacked. 37 human … Continue reading

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Vigil for the Cuban Five, September 12th

September 5th: A vigil will be held on Thursday, 12th September, at the Spire in O’Connell Street, Dublin, to mark the fifteenth anniversary of the imprisonment of the Cuban Five. It will take place between 6 pm and 7 pm, … Continue reading

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Public meeting on Syria and Iran, September 7th

September 1st: The Peace & Neutrality Alliance will be holding a vigil outside the US Embassy in the event of the US going to war with Syria.  The vigil will take place at 6.30 pm on the evening of the … Continue reading

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