Archive for the ‘Worker’s Rights’ Category

International, Worker's Rights

Urgent Action – Community Leader Killed Others at Risk

Small-scale campesino farmer and community leader, César Garcia, who had been opposing the development of a gold mining project in Cajamarca, Colombia, has been killed by an unknown gunman. There is a grave fear for security of other community leaders in the region.
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Leaders Questions


Leaders Questions, Transport Tourism and Sport, Worker's Rights



On this occasion Clare raised the issue of continuing attacks on workers in Dublin Bus and in Aer Lingus and serious attempts by the Government to undermine those workers with decent pensionable jobs. You can watch the video by clicking on the link below.



Dáil Work, Jobs, Leaders Questions, Worker's Rights

Clare raised the issue of the proposals by Social Justice Ireland to provide adequate pensions for all in society.

Features, Worker's Rights

Denis O’Brien – True to the Tradition of William Martin Murphy

By Jacob Richards

The Irish media strive on the failings of others but when it comes to critiquing itself it falls way below par. This is clearly evident in its failure to highlight the case of former Irish Independent journalist Gemma O’ Doherty. The sad truth is that few will be aware of the case of Miss O’ Doherty given the practically non exposure she has received in Ireland. Besides a small piece in a recent edition of Phoenix magazine, it has taken the English Guardian to shed any public light on the scandalous termination of her employment with the Irish independent.
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