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# anti-austerity - Sunday 11 December, 2016

'This is the time to pass the legislation you want': Gino Kenny on our 'weak Dáil'

The Medicinal Cannabis Bill passed through its first stage last week.

# anti-austerity - Thursday 12 May, 2016

19 accused in Jobstown trial to have separate trials

They had previously asked that they go on trial together. The trials will most likely be broken up into blocks.

# anti-austerity - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Portugal is in limbo after a left-wing alliance toppled the government

The conservative minority government was the shortest-lived administration in the country’s history.

# anti-austerity - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Varoufakis gets rock star reception in London as he gives Corbyn advice

“I have news for you – austerity sucks.”

# anti-austerity - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Gardaí ban Paul Murphy from collecting because it might encourage lawbreaking

The anti-water charges TD isn’t being allowed conduct collections in Tallaght.

# anti-austerity - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Thousands of people are rallying in the centre of Athens right now

They are braving bad weather as they make their feelings clear over the upcoming referendum.

# anti-austerity - Monday 26 January, 2015

Opinion: Greece has turned the page – it's up to all of us to write the next chapter

This election was vital – not just for Greeks, but for working class people throughout Europe.

# anti-austerity - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Greece's far-left Syriza party race ahead in exit polls as government concedes defeat

Exit polls have placed support for the party at between 35.5% and 39.5%.

# anti-austerity - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Ireland's water charges protest made the international headlines

The march made the news in Iran, Sydney and Russia.

# anti-austerity - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Column: Is the Socialist Party cloaking itself as ‘Anti-Austerity Alliance’?

At its core, the newly-registered AAA is asking people to vote for members of our already-established Socialist Party, says Aaron McKenna.

# anti-austerity - Sunday 27 October, 2013

‘This is more than dollars and cents’: US trade unions bring anti-austerity message to Ireland

Several leaders of large trade unions in the US were in Dublin this week to argue against austerity. They also spoke to about the political deadlock in the US.

# anti-austerity - Thursday 18 July, 2013

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VIDEO: Pat Rabbitte being surrounded by protestors in pub

Do you agree with the method of protest on show in this video?

# anti-austerity - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Rabbitte confronted by protestors in Dublin city centre pub

The Communications Minister was followed into by anti-austerity protestors before gardaí intervened earlier this evening.

# anti-austerity - Saturday 24 November, 2012

SIPTU condemns 'fascist behaviour' at today's austerity protest Anti-austerity This post contains images

SIPTU condemns 'fascist behaviour' at today's austerity protest

SIPTU president Jack O’Connor alleges that protesters carrying Sinn Féin and ULA banners attempted to disrupt proceedings.

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Thousands take part in Dublin anti-austerity march (PHOTOS)

As many as 8,000 people are marching through Dublin city centre to protest against austerity measures.

# anti-austerity - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Clashes erupt in Europe anti-austerity protests

Millions of workers across Europe rallied together today in strikes and rallies to protest against any further austerity measures.

Poll: Would you like to see more anti-austerity protests in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see more anti-austerity protests in Ireland?

The Greeks and Spanish are striking, the Germans and Portuguese are protesting but the Irish have, in the most part, been relatively quiet.

# anti-austerity - Monday 14 May, 2012

German state elections a blow for Merkel… and austerity

The winning party in Germany’s most populous state, the Social Democrats, have been described as spendthrift by the Chancellor.

# anti-austerity - Thursday 29 March, 2012

General strike taking place in Spain over labour reforms

Airlines are warning passengers who are due to fly to or from Spain, the Balearic Islands and the Canaries today to expect disruptions as demonstrations over austerity measures fill the streets.

# anti-austerity - Saturday 26 November, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s fix: Darren Scully in tears; fears for the euro; concern for George Michael and anti-austerity protests on the streets of Dublin.

In pictures: unions lead march against austerity in Dublin Anti-austerity This post contains images

In pictures: unions lead march against austerity in Dublin

Turnout was reported to be less than two-thousand people.

Thousands expected for Dublin protest against austerity

The trade union-backed rally is to take place in Dublin city centre from noon today.