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Poster
galway / history and heritage / event notice Friday October 15, 2010 17:26 by Marion Mitchell Morrison   image 1 image
One of a series of counterfactual history talks at the Galway City Museum.
Starts at 7 pm on Monday 18 October.
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Gort Meeting Poster
galway / housing / event notice Friday October 15, 2010 11:07 by Galway Sustainable Community   image 1 image
A 3rd public meeting for people interested in our project takes place in Gort, Co. Galway on Thursday 21st October. read full story / add a comment
galway / rights, freedoms and repression / event notice Monday October 11, 2010 09:25 by Margaretta D'Arcy
Members of the Rossport community who have given submissions to the Bord Pleanala oral hearings into the Corrib Gas project will be in Galway to explain the current situation in regard to the controversial pipeline. read full story / add a comment
Knocknacarra Public Meeting Poster
galway / housing / event notice Friday October 08, 2010 10:03 by GSCP   image 1 image
A 2nd public meeting for people interested in our project takes place in Knocknacarra on Thursday 14th October. All welcome! read full story / add a comment
George Szirtes
galway / arts and media / event notice Tuesday October 05, 2010 18:39 by Fred Johnston   image 1 image
The Western Writers' Centre - Ionad Scríbhneoirí Chaitlín Maude - Galway presents a reading by renowned Hungarian born British poet, GEORGE SZIRTES, on Wednesday, October 20th, at Gort Library, Gort, Co. Galway. The reading begins at 8pm. Admission is free. With him will be Clare poet and musician PATRICK STACK. read full story / add a comment
galway / miscellaneous / event notice Tuesday October 05, 2010 04:56 by RSF Galway
Republican Sinn Féin in Galway is holding a public meeting in the Westside Community Centre to put forward the Republican alternative at 6 o’clock Wednesday 13th October 2010 6-8pm.

The topics of the meeting will be:

Eire Nua– The programme for a four province federal Ireland; with completely new government structures

Saol Nua– The social and economic programme of Republican Sinn Féin

The meeting will be chaired by Republican Sinn Féin county councillor Tomas O Curráoin and will include other speakers.
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galway / anti-war / imperialism / press release Thursday September 30, 2010 00:25 by GAAW PRO   text 4 comments (last - tuesday november 16, 2010 16:42)
Since its inception in Novemeber 2001 the Galway Alliance Against War set itself the goal to produce a monthly e-bulletin to those signed up to the cause of peace and justice. Below is GAAW's October Bulletin. Each month we send the GAAW bulletin to over 900 supporters . Beir Bua! read full story / add a comment
Meeting poster
galway / housing / event notice Tuesday September 28, 2010 15:35 by GSCP   text 1 comment (last - wednesday september 29, 2010 05:54)   image 1 image
A public meeting for people interested in our project takes place in the Ballybane Resource Centre on Thursday 7th October. All welcome. read full story / add a comment
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galway / arts and media / event notice Monday September 27, 2010 10:05 by Town Hall Theatre   image 1 image
A Tribute to John Arden
To mark his 80th year, the Town
Hall Theatre pays tribute to an
outstanding playwright and novelist.
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galway / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Monday September 27, 2010 09:52 by Trade Union TV   video 1 video file
Watch Trade Union TV's video report from Saturday's protest in Galway aginst Health cuts. read full story / add a comment
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galway / worker & community struggles and protests / news report Sunday September 26, 2010 23:06 by Paul Hardy   image 1 image
Around 500 protestors joined a protest march and rally called jointly by SIPTU and the Galway Says No to Health Cuts group read full story / add a comment
Image by Emily Henochowicz who lost her left eye after being shot in the face with an Israeli tear gas canister at the Qalandia Checkpoint near Ramallah
galway / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Thursday September 23, 2010 18:08 by TD   text 6 comments (last - sunday september 26, 2010 20:34)   image 5 images
Yesterday, the UN Human Rights Council issued, a 56 page damning indictment of Israeli actions on the night of May 31st last when the Gaza Freedom Flotilla was attacked in international waters resulting in the murders of 9 humanitarian activists and serious injuries to many of the other participants. The report recommends the prosecution of the Israelis concerned but led by the US and the Quisling Palestinian Authority, no doubt, the "international community" will be strenuously resisting this.? For as Arun Gupta brilliantly and witheringly puts it in his Indypendent article; The Victim that is Israel http://www.indypendent.org/2010/06/23/the-victim/ read full story / add a comment
Debate Poster
galway / arts and media / event notice Friday September 17, 2010 12:25 by Debateboy   text 2 comments (last - monday september 20, 2010 12:35)   image 1 image
All are welcome to a debate on the topic ‘Politics and Media: a Cosy Cartel?’ which will take place at the 8 Café at Galway City Museum near the Spanish Arch on Monday 27th September starting at 8pm. read full story / add a comment
Trade union support
galway / worker & community struggles and protests / news report Saturday September 11, 2010 15:42 by Paul Hardy   text 2 comments (last - sunday september 12, 2010 20:20)   image 2 images
Trade union SIPTU, whose Health Division represents nurses, care assistants and support staff at Merlin Park Hospital In Galway, applauds the 500 people who marched from Merlin Park Hospital to Eyre Square today (September 11) read full story / add a comment
GAAW Protestors in Galway's Shop St
galway / anti-war / imperialism / news report Thursday August 26, 2010 19:35 by GAAW PRO   text 5 comments (last - saturday august 28, 2010 10:53)   image 3 images   1 attached file
Today, members of the Galway Alliance Against War held the first of a week-long series of lunchtime “Stop Blair” protests outside Eason’s store on Shop St Galway. There was a positive response from locals and tourists alike to the posters and leaflets labelling Blair a war criminal. The aim of the protest is to force Eason’s to rescind its invite to host a book-signing event for Blair in its main store in Dublin’s O’Connell St on Saturday 4th September read full story / add a comment
galway / environment / news report Sunday August 22, 2010 11:53 by Hibernian Scribe
134 residents of Gleann Trasna, Lettermore, Co Galway objected to the Chinese company, Hutchinson 3G, 3G Ireland/BT 3G Ireland project/Glenline Telecoms from placing a 20 metre Monopole Aerial with 3 panel antennae within 200 metres of dwellling houses in Gleann Trasna and halted Galway Council Planning Dept. from proceeding with planning permission. read full story / add a comment
galway / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Saturday August 21, 2010 23:31 by conor burke
Film showing this Thursday 26th of August Naomi Kleins " the take" read full story / add a comment
galway / arts and media / event notice Monday August 09, 2010 23:35 by Shay Leon   video 2 video files   audio 1 audio file
Seanua is a multicultural project based in the West of Ireland, featuring musicians from around thirty countries in the World.
Our 2nd album is about to be launched this Friday, 13th of August in Kelly's, Galway.
Free concert 3-5 outside Galway Museum. read full story / add a comment
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galway / anti-war / imperialism / other press Saturday July 31, 2010 15:30 by TD   text 23 comments (last - sunday august 08, 2010 18:13)   image 1 image   video 2 video files
Instead of being "cannon fodder for the Russian masses on the German plains," Queen's shilling Irishmen can now engage in imperial conquest in Afghanistan. Happily, they are "not stepping off to Afghanistan with the words of the prime minister ringing in their ears.” Ovinely, “they are going because the guy next to them is going.” read full story / add a comment
galway / miscellaneous / event notice Thursday July 29, 2010 14:15 by Climate Camp Galway
A screening of a short documentary about Climate Camp Ireland 2009 and a
collection of other shorts from previous Climate Camps in other countries
accompanied by a brief talk about what Irish Climate is and where/what it
will be this year. There will also be a chance to ask questions of some of
the people involved. The main film is 20 minutes along and the others are
between five and twelve minutes. There will be Dj's afterwards til 12.

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