Archive by category THE PEOPLE’S PAPER

Budgets – Local and National – It’s business as usual, the People are Screwed!

Budgets – Local and National – It’s business as usual, the People are Screwed!

Article taken from Issue #4 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER Our Councils have voted to increase Local Property Tax (LPT), saying that the funds are needed for salaries and to maintain existing services.  Commercial rates are also increased, but spending on ‘white elephants’ and junkets is to continue. Dozens of top earners in city and county […]

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Military History Archive, an online resource for 1916 and later

Military History Archive, an online resource for 1916 and later

Article taken from Issue #4 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER Readers may be interested to explore the Military History Archives to read some of the many witness statements of those who participated in the Easter Rising, the War of Independence and Civil War. The archive is online at: http://www.BureauOfMilitaryHistory.ie/ One account reviewed (No. 1521) for this […]

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Do Not Leave Your Home!

Do Not Leave Your Home!

Article taken from Issue #4 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER With continuously increasing rents and no affordable housing more find themselves out on the streets, over 6,600 are registered homeless, incl. 2,400 children. We have seen the scandal of mothers with children living in cars, and individuals being found dead in doorways…. we have seen the […]

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Ár dTriail   

Ár dTriail   

Article taken from Issue #4 of THE PEOPLE’S PAPER. Le seo, an chéad eagrán clóbhuailte den iris, tá céim mhór chun tosaigh tógtha againn. Tá muid ag dul amuigh i measc an phobail chun mór ceisteanna ár linne a phlé agus chun dul i mbun gníomh. An gníomh atá i gceist againn ná chun cinntiú […]

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