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FYI: Islamic State in Iraq, Syria & Levant (“I.S.I.S.”/ISIL)

To further debate & discussion (does not mean endorsement): Pope Francis’ Lesson: The Abrahamic religions need a spiritual summit meeting, not dialogue-by-press-statements “… the pope’s statement – and subsequent misinterpretations – clearly show how urgently the leaders of the three … Continue reading

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Death of former trade union & social activist Noel Harris

Just received this from a friend, and wanted to pass on: Noel Harris spent his adult life as an active trade unionist and trade union official in Belfast, Dublin and London. In Belfast he was a member of DATA, the … Continue reading

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Credible Debt Relief & Mortgage Distress Help & Info

Sinn Féin’s pamphlet “Time for a F.A.I.R. Approach to Mortgage Distress”: Information for those dealing with Mortgage Distress: Important and valuable information is available through these organisations and institutions: Insolvency Service of Ireland – Brief guide to Debt Solutions (PDF) … Continue reading

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Haaretz: “10,000 protest in Tel Aviv for a just peace, end to occupation”

H/T to Rabbi Lerner at Tikkun/Network of Spiritual Progressives: http://www.haaretz.com/news/national/.premium-1.610850 Author David Grossman speaks at a pro-peace rally in Tel Aviv, Aug. 16, 2014.Photo by Moti Milrod ‘Thousands of demonstrators gathered Saturdayevening for a pro-peace rally in Tel Aviv under … Continue reading

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ESRI Forecasting accuracy: Some track record

Buyer Beware on latest government uptalk re: 50,000 jobs predicted by ESRI… Broad comment and criticism of ESRI: Buck Stops Here – Irish Independent, June 2010 The ESRI forecast record (Community Comments) – The Irish Economy Blog, June 2010 ESRI … Continue reading

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6 Political Opinion Poll Trends Your Friends (& Opponents) Won’t Believe Until They See This…

For the 26 Counties: Please Credit: “Coles” on Politics.ie

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UPDATE: So, what is Sinn Féin’s position on Gaza?

UPDATE: Thanks to the many who signed Book of Solidarity for Gaza on a very rainy Saturday in Wexford Bull Ring; this will tour county, be presented to Palestinian Ambassador. Watch my twitter feed @OisinSF for updates. I recently received … Continue reading

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Major Sinn Féin Election Rally: Tuesday 6/May @7:30pm, Fenian St. Dublin

Sinn Féin will be holding a major election rally tomorrow evening at 7.30pm in Dublin. We are asking all members to attend and bring others along. Gerry Adams will be in attendance and will be making a keynote address. National … Continue reading

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Focus Needs to be on the Future – Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD remarks to a Press Conference in Balmoral Hotel, west Belfast, following his release from Antrim PSNI station. These remarks were written in his cell in Antrim PSNI station. Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD … Continue reading

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Wexford Zorrofest 2014-15

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