There will be a public meeting this Monday in the GAA club on the Glen Ellan Road to discuss proposed relocation of Swords Library and other issues regarding our local library services. The meeting will take place at 8 pm.
The speakers are Clare Daly TD and local United Left Representative Ken Doyle.
Clare Daly supports the call of Shannonwatch for the Minister of Foreign Affairs to explain the escalation of US aircraft in Shannon over the weekend
Number of U.S. Military Aircraft at Shannon Raises ConcernsShannonwatch, 09/09/2013
Shannonwatch have called on the Minister for Foreign Affairs to clarify the significance of several U.S. troop carriers and other military aircraft at Shannon Airport in the run-up to what might well be a U.S. led attack on Syria. As U.S. President Barack Obama continues to look for support for an attack that would have serious repercussions for the Syrian people and the region as a whole, the organisation calls on the Irish government to make its opposition clear by immediately ending the U.S. military use of the airport.
Thirty years after the passing of the 8th Amendment to the Constitution on Sept 7, 1983, women in Ireland are still denied abortion except under the most restrictive circumstances. Clare Daly and Joan Collins call for a referendum to remove Art. 40.3.3 from the Constitution.
by Jamison Maeda
Bradley Manning was a 25 year old intelligence analyst in the US Army, who was arrested in 2010 for leaking hundreds of thousands of confidential, government and military documents to the public via Wikileaks. Manning claimed his objective was to remove “the fog of war and reveal the true nature of 21st century asymmetric warfare.” Manning accomplished much more.