Monthly Archives: March 2012

Palestinian Land Day 2012 – Dublin Events

Tomorrow (March 30th) is Palestinian ‘Land Day’. We encourage people in the Dublin area to support the events listed below and would like to take this opportunity to express our solidarity with the working and poor people of Palestine and our uncompromising opposition to Zionism.

Picket:

The Palestinian community in Ireland will be holding a picket outside the Israeli Embassy, 122 Pembroke Road, March 30th, from 11am to 12 noon.

Vigil:

The Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign will be holding a vigil at the GPO, March 30th, from 4pm to 6pm.

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ISL (Israel) – “Zionist State Launches Attack on Women”

Below is a statement on women’s oppression in Israel/Occupied Palestine by the Internationalist Socialist League. We post this piece for the purposes of discussion and welcome any contributions readers may wish to make.

“Zionist State Launches Attack on Women”

Chauvinism Cannot Be Defeated Without Struggle against Palestinian Oppression

Recently in Israel, we have witnessed a wave of reports on acts of chauvinist oppression, especially ones committed by Haredi (ultra-orthodox) Jews: from attempts to stop women from singing in public, through attempts to force women to sit in the back of the bus, and up to a verbal attack by Haredim on a 7-year-old girl, who in their minds was not dressed in a way fit for a woman. The Zionist media has named the phenomenon “Women’s Exclusion”. In fact, it is a classic example of the oppression of women under class society.

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Solidarity with the GAME workers!

We would like to echo the support & solidarity offered by the Socialist Party to the brave GAME workers currently taking a stand by occupying 13 GAME stores throughout the country. The Red Badger contributors fully support the demands of the GAME workers. They are a tremendous source of inspiration, just like the La Senza and Vita Cortex workers, and the thousands of people involved in the Campaign Against the Household & Water Taxes.

By uniting such struggles the working class can defeat the EU/IMF-imposed austerity agenda currently being implemented by the Dublin government.

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Keep up the Boycott! – Protest at the Fine Gael Ard Fheis, March 31st

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