Tag Archives: Brendan Ogle

Unite reveals that 15 Merrion Square was offered for homeless relief three years ago

Union questions RTE motivation in running non-story January 17th: Trade union Unite today revealed that its building at 15 Merrion Square was offered to help relieve the then developing homelessness emergency three years ago. The building was not considered suitable … Continue reading

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From Bended Knee to a New Republic

Brendan Ogle’s new book  describes how the fight for water is changing Ireland November 2nd: From its explosion onto Dublin’s streets in October 2014 the anti-water-charges campaign has changed the face of politics in the Republic. As a result of … Continue reading

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‘The Truth About Irish Wages’: Irish economy characterised by low pay, high inequality

Irish living standards 15 per cent below EU-15 average according to new Unite report June 1st: Unite today released The Truth About Irish Wages, a report comparing Irish wages in the private sector with those in other EU countries.  The … Continue reading

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