Tag Archives: Workers’ Struggles

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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Solidarity to the striking LUAS workers!

From all at Rebel City Writers, we wish to send our unwavering solidarity and support to the LUAS drivers that are currently engaging in a 48 hour work stoppage, which commenced at 4am this morning. The decision to take industrial action, … Continue reading

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Solidarity to the Irish Rail Workers

From all at Rebel City Writers, we send our support and solidarity to the rail workers that engaged in a three hour work stoppage this morning to force Iarnród Éireann management into constructive negotiations with the workers and their union. … Continue reading

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Work Must Pay – direct action campaign against exploitation of workers

WorkMustPay is a campaign of young trade unionists and political activists against the JobBridge internship racket. JobBridge is a state scheme which forces young workers to work for periods of 6-9 months with only 50 euro extra on top of … Continue reading

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Identifying the Enemy

The working class has become like an army of foot soldiers for the international elite. Vastly arrayed and looking all shiny in their uniforms, rising almost at the same time and finishing at the same time. Working, working and working … Continue reading

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Capitalists, austerity and 20th century revolutionaries…

It was revealed in the last few days the depth of corruption in the Irish capitalist establishment and the elected representatives, parties and people alike have taken to complaining online and everywhere else. But aside from patiently waiting like sheep … Continue reading

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Solidarity to the Striking Bus Drivers and Cork May Day March

  Solidarity and support to the bus drivers taking strike action across the state today. These workers are striking to demand not only the protection of their working conditions but also in defence of our public transport system, which is … Continue reading

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