Category Archives: Save Our Services

FINAL UPDATE: Citizen’s Campaign South East – Fiscal/Austerity Treaty Referendum: Public Meetings (Counties Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford)


Update/change: Last public referendum meeting – Wexford Town (Tues 8pm St Josephs) FINAL UPDATE: TUESDAY 29th May           Wexford town Wexford Sinn Féin @St Joseph’s Community Centre, Bishopswater, Wexford Town John Corcoran (Irish Commerical Tenants’ Association) Oisin Ó Conail (Co. Wexford … Continue reading

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Warren Buffet, French Billionaires, & Sinn Féin all agree… wait… what?


Yahoo! Finance: Daily Ticker – Buffett Blasts Low Taxes On Billionaires, Says Congress Must Stop Coddling Them: The most respected investor and capitalist on the planet, Warren Buffett, took to the pages of the New York Times this morning to … Continue reading

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Save Our Services [11-08-23]


Politico.ie – Uphill struggle ahead for Reilly: Agency budgets are one of the only aspects of hospital spending that can be cut without much notice. The use of agency nurses, doctors and other professionals is a direct result of the … Continue reading

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EU-ECB-IMF Troika is using Ireland as a “social laboratory” – Begg (People’s Movement)


The general secretary of the ICTU, David Begg, has warned the Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, that the EU-ECB-IMF Troika is using Ireland as a “social laboratory” for testing its economic policies. He pinpointed the fact that “all the talk of reform” … Continue reading

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Imagine if Ryanair ran the health system…


… or would that be redundant? The Scotsman – Debt-hit students urged to sell their kidneys: STUDENTS should be able to sell their kidneys for tens of thousands of pounds to pay off university debts, according to a Scots academic; … Continue reading

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Save Our Services (11-07-11)


Seán Crowe TD – Hospital crisis solidarity protests set for Monday: Sinn Féin TD Seán Crowe has announced a series of protests that will take place at hospitals across the state, including at Tallaght Hospital in his own constituency, on … Continue reading

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Save Our Services (05-07-11)


Wexford Sinn Féin News – The story of Wexford Sinn Féins campaign to “find” the missing funds allocated for the extension project at WGH; Social Justice Ireland – Healthcare policy must prioritise Primary Care Teams, community supports and social care … Continue reading

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