Letters to the Editor

Humanity is being led to a cliff edge by reckless international leaders, as it was in 1914.

Mass Surveillance in Ireland

Mass Surveillance in Ireland Details of every phone call made in Ireland are being recorded for Government inspection. The power to do this was granted in a secretly convened court, presided over by an anonymous judge, at a place unknown, and details of which will remain secret from the citizens of our state. The hearing […]


Peter is an independent Council member, we know that he will represent the people well…

Mick Mohally was one of the good ones

Mick Mohally was one of the good ones Previous Next Early in May our dear friend and comrade, Mick Mohally, passed away unexpectedly. Mick was a native of Ballyphehane but lived in Mahon, Cork city. A working class man in every sense of the word; he toiled, he raised his family, and he saw around […]

Eagarfhocal Uimhir 056

Is ar feall a bhunaíodh an stát, agus is ar an bprionsabal céanna atá siad ag feidhmiú ó shin.

Electoral System is Corrupt

Over 50% never even voted in the Local Elections, that alone condemns the entire process, and of those
who did vote, 46% voted for Fianna Fáil or Fine Gael – the question is why, and why?

Uimhir 56 – Electoral System is Corrupt

Uimhir #056 – Meitheamh, Iúil & Lúnasa 2024 “The Cabinets who rule the destinies of nations from the various capitals of Europe are but the tools of the moneyed interest. Their quarrels are not dictated by sentiments of national pride or honour, but by the avarice and lust of power on the part of the […]

Uimhir 55 – Stand up, be counted?

Eagrán Uimhir #55 – Aibreáin / Bealtaine 2024 LIES: “Isn’t that what you tend to do during an election” said former Minister Pat Rabbitte. “Democracy needs to be managed, we need a strong Party system and a strong ‘whip’ system” says Leo Varadkar, and outgoing Minister Coveney: “I would be wary enough about the election […]

Stand up, be counted?

Today, even the so-called opposition have failed the people, we need politics of a new type.

Bridget Scanlon – Miscarriage of Justice

Bridget Scanlon – Miscarriage of Justice The following Video Reports and Links might explain the case of Bridget Scanlon: Interview outside Tusla offices: Interview outside Carlow Courthouse: Report from Conviction

Open Borders?

Open Borders? The current policy on Immigration is a betrayal of Irish people, it is a denial of proper economic and social planning, it reduces the value of Citizenship to nothing, it is a denial of statehood itself, all to serve Globalism There was a saying long ago: “good fences make good neighbours” Article taken […]

Ending the Lockdown?

Ending the Lockdown? This is the lead article from the October 2021 issue of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER, the .PDF is available here. The anti-lockdown campaign needs to change, consolidate and grow.In order to do this it must clarify what it stands for; and it needs to uphold the highest democratic principles. We welcome the fact […]

Protect Your Children!

Even though at NO risk from Covid19, Government is expected to allow BigPharma to inject dangerous Vaccines into children just 12 years old Common sense has gone out the door, the lockdown provisions have been extended, but for how long we do not know. What we do know is that Government has linked the issue […]

Rally for TRUTH!

There is a better way to treat Covid19 than lockdown, it needs to focus on the vulnerable and on preventative care in the community. (article from issue 18 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER) We remind people that vitamin D supplements are effective. Civil Rights are being trampled on, our fundamental human right to meet, work, travel […]

Why the Fear & Scare Mongering?

LESS people are dying in Ireland this winter than for many years. In fact, since the peek of the Covid19 crisis last March/April 450 less people died than over the same period in 2019, this is a fact. This month THE PEOPLE’S PAPER have an exclusive report on claimed Covid19 deaths versus actual excess deaths […]

End the Lockdown!

Last month Dr David Nabarro, the WHO’s special envoy on Covid19, urged world leaders to stop using lockdowns as the primary control method of the health crisis. (article from THE PEOPLE’S PAPER, download it here.) He warned that the only thing lockdowns achieve is poverty: ” Lockdowns just have one consequence that you must never […]

Cork Celebrates an Important Centenary Year

Lives Taken in the Struggle for Freedom This is the lead article from issue 14 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER, a .PDF copy the A3 paper can be download here. “ The men who have led Ireland for twenty-five years have done evil, and they are bankrupt. They are bankrupt in policy, bankrupt in credit, bankrupt now […]

Focus on the Housing Crisis!

The People’s Convention is not running candidates in this Local Election, instead we are supporting the efforts of the newly formed Housing Rights & Reform Alliance. The Alliance has six candidates in Cork city, each of whom has been active in their community and is dedicated to the people.  The Alliance is fully registered and […]

Silence is Acceptance

Recent statements made by the EU Parliament’s BREXIT co-ordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, and by French president Macron, regretting that the EU could not launch military strikes similar to the recent attack on Syria, reveal to us the dangers that lie behind our membership of PESCO. PESCO, the EU’s common security and defence operations, commits Ireland to […]

Government must Declare a National Emergency on Housing & Homelessness

The People’s Convention supports fully the demands made by the Housing Action Group that a NATIONAL EMERGENCY be declared on the issue of housing and homelessness. The aim of the campaign is: That homelessness be eliminated, families living in B&B or hostel accommodation or in cars or on the streets must become a thing of […]

Meeting to form National Campaign on #Irexit – Oct 22nd, Dublin

We need to Leave the EU With BREXIT, we have been handed an historic opportunity to take control of our own economy; we have an opportunity to renew domestic industry and to end restrictions placed on us by the EU. (here is a .PDF of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER) To take this opportunity we must leave […]

Jobstown – the Judgment is Political…

We have a RIGHT to free Expression, Assembly and to Protest, without Political Interferance! You can download a .PDF copy of the A5 size flyer here. On Friday a youth was convicted of “falsely imprisoning” former Minister Joan Burton; he was just 15 years old at the time of the JOBSTOWN Irish Water protest.JusticeJustice The protest occurred […]

Whose Policy is this? we are Robbed, Lied to and Sold-out!

Article taken from Issue #4 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER. If you read it in a book twenty years ago you would have laughed. Throughout the world people look at Ireland in disbelief, how can a country with such resources, with such education and with such history allow itself to be treated as we allow it. […]

Demand a Referendum on our Membership of the EU

Our future is sold-out, neither our economy, laws nor standard of living are under our own control, our Sovereign Right is denied. A .PDF image of this flyer is available for download here. We invite you to support the demand for an organised Public Debate and a Referendum on our continued membership of the European […]

There is an Underlying Problem…

Boycott Irish Water

A .PDF copy of this A4 flyer, released for the January 31st Boycott Irish Water protests in Cork is available for download here. ——————————————————————————– It is as if we have no rights in deciding the policy of our own state…  must we accept dictate? Are we being represented by those whose duty it is to […]

The issue we face is lack of DEMOCRACY


Our rights as a people are denied. We are dictated to, we are threatened in our own homes, our senior citizens are abused, our children’s future thrown away – and for what??? Our entitlement to democracy has been hijacked by groups of vested interests who dictate over us. We have tax upon tax, cutback on […]

What is The People’s Convention?

An Chomhdháil Phobail I The People’s Convention (CPPC) is the organisation of the entire electorate, on a Constituency and Local Electoral Area basis. The guiding principle of CPPC is that sovereignty rests with the people and that all affairs of state must be subject to decision by the people, without restriction. CPPC is a movement, […]

The solution is in sight… We need no Party or Private Clubs to rule over us!

DEMOCRACY is the entitlement of the people The People’s Candidates stood in this election with just one aim – that our communities should be represented. Our stand is that the people, our communities, must be represented – not the private clubs called Political Parties that have sold us out time after time. On the door […]

Local Elections – CONDEMN THE PARTY ‘WHIP’!

STATEMENT from the LARGEST single grouping of non-Party Candidates in the coming local elections. Today, a total of 19 candidates in the local elections confirmed their signing of THE PEOPLE’S CONTRACT, they are from Cork, Monaghan, Limerick and Dublin. All local election candidates have been invited to confirm their commitment to democracy, something which […]

Seoladh Feachtas Toghchánaíochta #le14

Ráiteas Preas – 8ú lá, Aibreáin 2014 Inniu, ós comhair Halla na Cathrach i gCorcaigh, seoladh feachtas toghchánaíochta an eagraíocht An Chomhdháil Phobail | The People’s Convention (CPPC). Tá an CPPC ag tacú le 17 Iarrthóir Phobail, People’s Candidates, ins na toghcháin áitiúil ag deireadh Mí Bealtaine seo chugainn, tá triúr  i mBaile Átha Cliath, duine […]

Stand-up for IRELAND?

The following three short articles are included on the flyer released today in Cork, to mark our National Day and to call on people to do something of significance to mark the day in a meaningful way, by standing up for ourselves! A .PDF of the A4 size flyer can be downloaded here. Caithfimid an […]

Prospect of much needed political change advances

JOINT PRESS RELEASE The People’s Convention (CPPC) and People for Change (PfC) 12th February 2014 The prospect of much needed political change advanced today with the People for Change (PfC) organisation joining forces with the other People’s Candidates running in the local elections.  Paudie Dineen of PfC signed THE PEOPLE’S CONTRACT today and joins Brian […]

Talk delivered by Dr. Liam Weeks at Public Meeting hosted by CPPC in Cork

The following is the text of the talk delivered by Dr. Liam Weeks at Public Meeting hosted by The People’s Convention in Cork on 23rd Jan. 2014.   Dr. Liam Weeks works at the Department of Government at UCC, is widely published and, as is clear from his talk, has investigated the question of independent […]


PRESS RELEASE, Cork, 14th January 2014 A .PDF of this Statement can be downloaded here. The idea that Local Government should represent communities, and not Political Parties, is the subject of a public meeting in Cork next week.  The meeting will encourage individuals to step forward as independent People’s Candidates, it is hosted by The […]

Whose City is it anyway?

The following is the text of the latest A5 flyer published in Cork. A .PDF copy of this can be download here or viewed here. We must ensure that Council represents the people of Cork, not any Political Party, ‘Pact’ or vested interests Decisions at City Hall are made to serve the foreign imposed agenda of the […]