Tag Archives: James McBarron

Why I am voting Yes

Let me tell you about some friends of mine. Mary is in her 70’s she lives in a rural Irish town and is what I’d call an old style Catholic, not a dogmatic ‘holy Mary’ type but a sincere spiritual … Continue reading

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How do we best respond to the arrests of anti water tax campaigners?

In all the anger, argument, protesting and politicing around the recent spate of very political arrests of anti water tax protestors in Tallaght, the issue of why the government are doing this is being debated with little clarity being brought … Continue reading

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Strengths of the Community Pillar of the anti water tax movement

The movement that has emerged in Ireland against the water tax is truly inspiring and has a depth and tenacity that the anti home tax movement lacked. There are numerous groups, parties, alliances, unions and organisations of all sorts involved … Continue reading

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