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donegal / history and heritage / feature Sunday August 07, 2005 04:28 by Paul Baynes   text 23 comments (last - thursday september 22, 2005 18:26)   image 4 images
donegal / anti-capitalism / news report Wednesday August 03, 2005 15:26 by Indywire
The Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht affairs, Eamon O'Cuiv was met by a Shell to Sea protest in Gweedore at the weekend. read full story / add a comment
No Pylons
donegal / environment / press release Tuesday July 26, 2005 00:57 by Searc   image 1 image
ESB attempt to Erase Scenic Beauty in Donegal - they failed in 2002 and local opposition is again mounting to the ESB's proposals read full story / add a comment
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donegal / environment / news report Monday July 25, 2005 11:48 by Shell to Sea   text 3 comments (last - friday july 29, 2005 13:56)   image 13 images
Friday to Sunday signalled the arrival of what was hopefully the first of many great summer gatherings in the wilds of Inishowen. read full story / add a comment
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donegal / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Friday July 22, 2005 00:13 by Searc   text 5 comments (last - monday july 25, 2005 11:36)   image 12 images
What a farce - Minister Dempsey appropiated the Proclamation of 1916, Shackelton the explorer, JFK, Oscar Wilde et al to support his treatise that the sons of destiny are visionaries!
He managed to waffle his way talking about the past instead of 'managing the future' as the MacGill Summer School is titled.
The Joe Mulholland, the chair, allowed him to frantically scribble notes while numerous people posed their questions - then the Minister just waffled a few replies and kept harking back to 1916 - as if the people in 1916 would have sold out the West!
Various speakers from Rossport posed questions which he didn't answer and the local Donegal people were disgusted at him talking about the gret economy we have when there is so much unemployment in Donegal and heckling ensued - at which point the chair was going to put an end to the proceedings - then Pearse Doherty pointed out that there are exploration licenses pending Donegal which should be rethought in the face read full story / add a comment
donegal / miscellaneous / press release Wednesday July 20, 2005 13:19 by Ruairi   text 8 comments (last - friday july 22, 2005 14:50)   image 1 image
Family and friends of the 'Rossport five' who were jailed recently for preventing a major gas pipeline being built on their land will be will be joined by Donegal farmers, nuns and environmentalists when ask some difficult questions of Minister for the marine and Natural Resources Noel Dempsey this coming Thursday. read full story / add a comment
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donegal / racism & migration related issues / news report Tuesday April 19, 2005 20:19 by redjade   text 11 comments (last - wednesday april 20, 2005 20:57)   image 1 image
{Recorded, Transcribed, & Napsterised by redjade } The following is a transcription of the 'Talk Time' show 4:05pm 19 April 2005 from Inishowen Community Radio: http://www.icrfm.ie/. It can be listened to at [mp3 format, X minutes, 4.4 MB]. read full story / add a comment
Green party TD Trevor Sargent supports locals at Minabpol Donegal
donegal / environment / news report Sunday November 07, 2004 23:53 by No Dump at Minabpol   text 2 comments (last - sunday february 27, 2005 13:28)   image 1 image
Public opposition to Dump in Donegal Gaeltacht read full story / add a comment
donegal / crime and justice / news report Tuesday August 10, 2004 13:56 by Peadar O'Donnell   text 18 comments (last - saturday december 10, 2005 13:18)   image 1 image
Gardai in Lifford, Co. Donegal, have destroyed a republican billboard, erected over a year ago, with sledgehammers, without and legal or official mandate to do so. read full story / add a comment
and capitalism came falling down...
donegal / anti-capitalism / news report Wednesday August 04, 2004 19:06 by Joe Cassidy   text 6 comments (last - friday august 06, 2004 00:23)   image 3 images
At 6am on Wednesday the 28th of July a Garda 'Paddy wagon' accompanied a patrol car, 9 jeeps and a 30 foot trailer to the site of a longstanding standoff over the
Tamur mobile phone mast. read full story / add a comment
Teens tell it straight
donegal / anti-war / imperialism / news report Sunday June 27, 2004 16:37 by R   text 4 comments (last - saturday july 03, 2004 20:37)   image 15 images
On Saturday June 27th Donegal Peace activists converged on the diamond of Donegal Town to send a farewell message to President Bush and his Irish partners in crime. They came armed with banners, street theatre, poetry, drums and impassioned speaches as the summer sun finally hit the North West. read full story / add a comment
donegal / elections / politics / press release Saturday May 29, 2004 01:55 by Mark O'Connell   text 71 comments (last - monday june 07, 2004 20:00)
In whose interests is Letterkenny run? Wealthy developers and property speculators with the right political connections or the people who live and work in the town? read full story / add a comment
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donegal / miscellaneous / news report Monday March 22, 2004 22:58 by R   image 2 images
About 40 people gathered in the Bosco Community Centre in Donegal Town on Sunday to celebrate International Day Against Racism and to sing, dance, drum and pray for equality, peace and justice in the world. read full story / add a comment
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donegal / environment / opinion/analysis Monday March 15, 2004 12:16 by C. Price   text 2 comments (last - friday march 19, 2004 20:05)   image 3 images
Before coming to Ireland, I was warned not to have any romantic notions about the ‘Emerald Isle’. My Irish friend had travelled to my home country of Canada and was aware that many Canadians, especially those of Irish ancestry, have notions of Ireland that are based on commercial hype about leprechauns and beer and on the nostalgic laments of The Chieftains and the Irish Tenors about rolling hills and a glorious past. He cautioned that Ireland was changing and that the nation is manifesting the most unfortunate symptoms of economic success. I shrugged off the warning because my hopes for Ireland went much further than commercial stereotypes and, admittedly, because I really wanted to believe. After all, I endured eighteen years in a North American suburb. read full story / add a comment
donegal / environment / press release Friday March 05, 2004 13:19 by R
Below is a press release sent to 10 local media outlets, covering Donegal's 130,000+ population. The Tara issue, the Corrib gas field and many other assaults on Irish life continue to be ignored by the national media.

Local media is usually quite stale but very open to alternative news, so long as it has a local slant. Politicians are great users of local media but activists are often to busy lambasting Fox news to notice. You can localise easily by (a) keeping it simple (b) making it easy on the journo (email it etc) and vitally (c) puttting a local slant on it.... / this applies of all issues - war, environment etc. And remember, local elections around the corner - they don't like their names in the paper! read full story / add a comment
donegal / environment / press release Sunday February 08, 2004 18:25 by Michael Lemass
We are hoping listeners will call or email Highland and give them some feedback on the program and also go to our site and start discussing some of the issues.

So far Highland Radio have got no feedback from any listeners!!
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donegal / rights, freedoms and repression / press release Wednesday December 10, 2003 19:06 by cf
Labour supports the decision of parents to withdraw their children from the rat infested Gortahork National School. read full story / add a comment
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donegal / anti-war / imperialism / opinion/analysis Wednesday September 17, 2003 16:58 by Ruairi   text 4 comments (last - sunday september 21, 2003 21:36)   image 1 image
The below is a speech given by Elizabeth Stamm of the Second Flag Salute project in Philadelphia. She was speaking as part of the Donegal Peace Group's 'War on Trial' Public Forums. http://www.indymedia.ie/newswire.php?story_id=60832 read full story / add a comment
donegal / arts and media / press release Wednesday September 17, 2003 16:41 by Curation Once Again   text 1 comment (last - thursday september 18, 2003 18:17)
Shall his Epitaph Be Written?
A multimedia exhibition exploring the Legacy of Robert Emmet at the Screig Gallery, Fintown, Donegal. The exhibition opens on Sept. 20th, 2003 - the 200th anniversary of Robert Emmet's execution and runs until October 20th, 2003. read full story / add a comment
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