Tag Archives: The Ragged Trousered Philanthropist

Workers rights and Sleepless nights – An evidence based rant at the incessant bolloxology of this State

The old adage goes ‘an affront to one, an affront to all’. These weeks another veiled attack on workers’ rights and public infrastructure once again exemplified how we are all being sniped and hacked at. To an outside observer the … Continue reading

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A true underdog story; The Irish People versus the Political and Financial elites

The last year has seen a lot of media coverage in relation to the water charges and it has also seen a major suppression of facts and figures. Figures such as attendance numbers at protests or how many customers had … Continue reading

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Unity is Strength! – a Critical view of Right2Water’s May Day Conference

  The following piece is an honest critique of the upcoming Right2Water May Day Conference from one Rebel that has grown skeptical of promises from unions and politicians… Unity is strength, is a truth spoken by a nave less of … Continue reading

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No Payslips, No Holiday Pay

The following piece is an overview of one Rebel’s experience over the past decade in the electrical industry with an emphasis on the negative effects the States policies of “austerity” has had on the conditions of workers in this field, … Continue reading

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