Tag Archives: Uisce Éireann

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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Pick up your Pitchforks; Irish Water are coming to Town!!

I left Ireland for the Celtic Tiger and decided to return for the economic crash. The Ireland I returned too after a decade away was not my home. It was an alien land devoid of community spirit and the humour … Continue reading

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Irish Water are Coming to the Rebel City – meter installations and the need for direct action

So the time has finally arrived, after over a year of witnessing communities nationwide mobilise against Irish Water by stopping smart meter installations, Irish Water now have their sights set on our City – the Rebel City. If I do say … 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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Kerry stick to the football and leave the revolution for the Rebels – our man in Killarney

    Over the weekend a number of Rebels braved the hostile environment and dared to cross the border into the Kingdom to stand with our neighbouring Munster brethren in protest to the Hard Labour Party’s Árd Fheis which was … 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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Political Policing, Cork Protests and Misguided Kerrymen

For the third morning in a row we awoke to the news that there had been a further four arrests in relation to the peaceful act of mass civil disobedience in Jobstown last November when Joan “Hide Your Phone” Burton … Continue reading

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