UNITE’s 60,000 members in the Republic of Ireland will then have a chance to make up their mind over who to support in the general election which we believe should be held immediately.
Regarding further action and civil disobedience:
We have begun planning for a campaign of civil disobedience and industrial action that will make clear the level of anger and fortitude that exists among the people who political leaders have failed utterly.
This is an economic policy of forced emigration that could be considered as generation cleansing. A government which uses emigration as a cornerstone of its economic policy is one which is little short of committing treason by sacrificing children’s futures and betraying the nation
As Mr. Kelly said previously:
That a member of the ruling parties, Mary White, can look on emigration as ‘character building’ betrays their fervent hope that the traditional pressure valve of young people leaving our shores is the only way out of the mess we have been brought into.
The insulated, Comfortable-Class of thick-and-rich Yorkie Bar capitalists and assorted IBEC shiny-happy-people, do seem very keen – and vocal – to cleanse Ireland of undesirable elements (e.g. young, dynamic people with ideas); by telling people with get-up-and-go to, basically… get up and go: Leave Ireland now, says multi-millionaire businessman Denis Brosnan… and take all your dangerous ideas; your power to vote, to protest, to demonstrate, to strike and to be generally disobedient, with you.