New Events

Cork

no events posted in last week

Blog Feeds

Spirit of Contradiction

offsite link The Party and the Ballot Box Sun Jul 14, 2019 22:24 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason

offsite link On The Decline and Fall of The American Empire and Socialism Sat Jan 26, 2019 01:52 | S. Duncan

offsite link What is Dogmatism and Why Does It Matter? Wed Mar 21, 2018 08:10 | Sylvia Smith

offsite link The Case of Comrade Dallas Mon Mar 19, 2018 19:44 | Sylvia Smith

offsite link Review: Do Religions Evolve? Mon Aug 14, 2017 19:54 | Dara McHugh

Spirit of Contradiction >>

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Public Services Card: Some still forced to comply

offsite link Catholic Church: Dark influence still active Anthony

offsite link Tom Parlon launches new career in comedy Anthony

offsite link Presumption of innocence does not universally apply in Ireland Anthony

offsite link The poor standard of Irish political journalism Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2019/09/17 ? Open Thread Tue Sep 17, 2019 09:00 | Herb Swanson
2019/09/17 08:00:01Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link The Terrorists Among US ? The Coup Against the Presidency Mon Sep 16, 2019 23:05 | The Saker
by George Eliason for The Saker Blog For the last few years, a deep state coup against the presidency has been in the media off and on. Starting in 2015

offsite link On the ground, feeling the pulse of Protest Hong Kong Mon Sep 16, 2019 23:01 | amarynth
by Pepe Escobar – Posted with permission Fringe practicing wanton destruction for destruction?s sake surely have learned tactics from European black blocs What?s going on deep down in Hong Kong?

offsite link Personal message from the Saker about emails (please read!) Mon Sep 16, 2019 20:01 | The Saker
Dear friends, I was hoping to be able to cope with all the work I have (fulltime day job plus at least 6 hours per day on blog-related issues) but

offsite link Gulf War Report: Houthi Strikes Shut Down Half Of Saudi Arabia Oil Production Mon Sep 16, 2019 19:06 | Scott
https://southfront.org/gulf... Saudi Arabia continues to suffer consequences of its unsuccessful invasion of Yemen. On September 14, the Armed Forces of the Houthi government carried out a successful strike on facilities

The Saker >>

Human Rights in Ireland
A Blog About Human Rights

offsite link UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia Sat Aug 31, 2019 13:41 | Human Rights

offsite link Fijian women still face Human Rights violations Mon Aug 26, 2019 18:49 | Human Rights

offsite link Saudi Human Rights Violation Fri Aug 09, 2019 20:41 | Human Rights

offsite link China?s LGBT Community Mon Apr 15, 2019 19:19 | Human Rights

offsite link Declaration of Human Rights at Sea Mon Apr 08, 2019 07:31 | Human Rights

Human Rights in Ireland >>

Cork in support of Porturlin prisoners and Erris Community

category cork | rights, freedoms and repression | news report author Friday July 13, 2007 14:13author by Elinor - Cork shell to sea Report this post to the editors

This morning cork shell to sea members staged a promenade and vigil along the Quays and on the two main bridges in the city centre. The theme was grim, protesters wore black gowns, carried "deathly" Erris water bottles and regailed passers by with depressing stories of recent events in Erris.
Patricks Bridge
Patricks Bridge

During this mornings rush hour cork shell to sea members who were unable to travel to Erris to offer solidarity at this mornings picket staged a vigil and grim promenade on the two main bridges in the city centre in Cork.
Taking advantage of the date friday the 13th and the fairly miserable weather the theme was bleak. Support was good plenty of horn honking and people stopping to show spport, ask questions and read the various leaflets. Black humour proved a usefull strategy for drawing peoples attention and putting a smile on a few wet workers faces !

' Would you care for a drink ?'
' Would you care for a drink ?'

author by shellshockedpublication date Fri Jul 13, 2007 19:09author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Perhaps it should read 'Would you find me a job?'. I'm so pissed off with people who have enormous time and energy to do everything but work .

author by mayo person.publication date Fri Jul 13, 2007 19:40author address author phone Report this post to the editors

i have to laugh at shellshocked.if everybody was like you i d hate to think what the world would be like!
i always think 2 types of people work for companies like shell.Thickos and people who dont care and do anything for money.
at least peoples in cork still care!
Thank You Cork Shell To Sea.

author by OAPpublication date Fri Jul 13, 2007 23:05author address author phone Report this post to the editors

well done Cork S2S. You're a long way from the action but you know injustice when you see it.
Thank You.

author by cablepublication date Sat Jul 14, 2007 20:42author address author phone Report this post to the editors

we're in England for a couple months but would like to support S2S in their campaign against the rape of Erris. how can we send message of solidarity to the Porturlin Three?

author by Elinor - Cork shell to sea publication date Sun Jul 15, 2007 19:07author address author phone Report this post to the editors

As the Porturlin 3 are currently out on bail you can contact them care of Pat O Donnell, Porturlin, Ballina, Co. Mayo.
Future contact details will be posted on www.shelltosea.com

I am sure that shell shocked will be reassured to learn that everyone on fridays action in Cork works at socially usefull and rewarding jobs aswell as all the unpaid hours they put in to create a better world for all of us.

 
© 2001-2019 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy