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Stand-up for IRELAND?

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 […]

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Whose City is it anyway?

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 […]

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THE PEOPLE MUST WIN THE COMING ELECTIONS! – cppc

THE PEOPLE MUST WIN THE COMING ELECTIONS! – cppc

PRESS RELEASE, 30th October 2013 THE PEOPLE’S CONTRACT will be launched at a public meeting in Gurranabraher next Wednesday 6th November.  Voters are being asked to nominate their own candidates for the coming Local and European elections, and not to rely on the Political Parties. Nominated candidates will be asked to sign THE PEOPLE’S CONTRACT, a […]

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EVICTIONS: Getting paid for dumping families out of their homes? – cppc

EVICTIONS: Getting paid for dumping families out of their homes? – cppc

On Saturday the ‘for DEMOCRACY!’ group published a new flyer highlighting the issue of eviction and the case of the O’Sullivan family in Kanturk, Co. Cork, who are under threat from the County Sheriff.  Only the support of family, friends, neighbours and anti-eviction activists has prevented the aggressive attempts to evict the O’Sullivans.  A 24 hour […]

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DEFINING AN ALTERNATIVE POLITICAL STRUCTURE FOR IRELAND

DEFINING AN ALTERNATIVE POLITICAL STRUCTURE FOR IRELAND

For interest: we are publishing the invitation received from Séamus Ó Muilleanóir (aka James Miller)  to the national conference/discussion taking place Saturday 24th August on the question of Empowerment and the formation of a people’s movement for democracy – with a view that the people should contest the coming elections. The People’s Convention are happy […]

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NOT SO PROUD TO BE IRISH

Articles in DISCUSSION are published according to the guidelines of the Editors and do not necessarily reflect the views of CPPC, they are to encourage investigation and discussion on the issues facing us. Katie Taylor, Riverdance, Munster Rugby, the 1988/1990 Soccer Teams, gifted people in the Arts, Medicine, Science, in Education, in Sport and in Business and […]

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Let us adopt the Solution that leads to our own Empowerment! – cppc

[Updated since initial leaflet, published for Dublin protest on 24th Nov. ’12] a PDF of the updated is available here. Friends, there are many questions…  high amongst them is what our protest is going achieve?  Where is our campaign or protest going? It is the right of citizens to determine the policy of our state, yet policy is imposed […]

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Does this Protect our Children?

Public Debate on the Referendum… The Peoples Convention in the Cork East Constituency have organised a Public Debate for Thursday 8th at 8.30pm, at the Holy Family Church Hall, in Youghal. On the 10th of November, Saturday, citizens are asked to vote on a proposed amendment to our Constitution, the Government recommends it. The “Children’s […]

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If the People ran Our Country, would the Vita Cortex Workers be Abandoned?

PDF image of Issue No. 1 of Convention newspaper: The treatment of the staff at Vita Cortex must be of concern to us all. One of the revealing aspects of this dispute has been the manner in which the political party representatives behave, particularly those elected and in government. Without hesitation, they are all in ‘support’ of […]

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