COVID-19: No attacks on democratic rights
By James McCabe Across the globe, governments are introducing sweeping curtailments of basic democratic rights in the name…
Review: ‘The Guards: Inside the K’
By Dean O’Donnell The first episode of Virgin Media’s new 5-part docuseries The Guards: Inside the K aired…
Jobstown is innocent: A rotten stitch up exposed
By Cillian Gillespie “The news has just come through from the Central Criminal Court and I am the…
Maurice McCabe smear campaign: Rotten state exposed
By Conor Payne The revelations about the smear campaign against Maurice McCabe have lifted the lid on the…
The Garda strike & the crisis for the state
Demoralisation, whistleblowers & strike action
#JobstownNotGuilty trial: Criminalising protest must be resisted
The clock continues to tick down towards the biggest political trial in decades. In April 2017, the first trial of adults for the false imprisonment of Joan Burton and her assistant will commence in the Criminal Courts of Justice. In advance of that, on 19 September, a 17 year old will go on trial in the Children's Court for the same offences.
Shocking Garda violence against legitimate protests
As the anti-water charges struggle has unfolded over the last three months, a very significant number of working class people have drawn radical conclusions about the role of the Garda Siochana.
AAA Cllr Michael O’Brien: “Will Minister condemn Garda violence?”
Anti-Austerity Alliance Responds to Minister Varadkar’s ‘sinister fringe’ comments. How much further are the government prepared to go to implement water charge in face of mass opposition?