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April 2019

Ask The Candidates! #EUelections2019

DATE : April 30, 2019 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

The upcoming European and Local elections on Friday, May 24th are an important one. People will be canvassing for your votes, and so we have pulled together some key questions around particular themes that our members have been working on.  These cover areas of human rights and anti-racism; international trade deals and Palestinian solidarity along […]

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Trade Unionism & Working for Development #FirstWeds

DATE : April 15, 2019 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

To mark Mayday 2019, this month #FirstWeds will explore some of the themes and issues of trade unionism and working in the local and global community and development sectors. From a global perspective, we can clearly see those trade unionists, and others involved in collective struggles against inequality and injustices, are specifically targeted because of […]

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The Comhlámh Coming Home Weekend – ‘Sustaining Our Work’

DATE : April 10, 2019 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

‘Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.’ Audre Lorde Comhlámh is delighted to announce that our next Coming Home Weekend will take place in Django Hostel in Cloughjordan eco-village on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June. This two-day residential retreat will give you time to […]

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Cultivate’s new Elements of Change Festival

DATE : April 2, 2019 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Unveiling Cultivate’s new Elements of Change Festival, June 29th: “Celebrating what a ‘sustainable community’ is and exploring what actually sustains community. Many movements are calling for change – let’s come together to rethink what these diverse elements of change can look like. From scheduled workshops to Open Space, from walks and talks to collaboratively walking our talk and […]

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Dr Ciara Conlon: Access to Medicines Podcast

DATE : April 2, 2019 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Last weekend, Ciara Conlon from Access to Medicines appeared on The Echo Chamber Podcast ahead of the Access to Medicines conference this month. You can listen in full below. Irish patients have access to fewer new medicines than those in other EU countries and have to wait longer to get them. Some of the issues […]

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