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Young people’s opinions sought on the future of Ireland

The Labour Party is looking for submissions from young people all over Ireland on our project to rewrite the ‘Democratic Programme’ for the 21 st Century.  // What are the guiding principles ...

Time to separate Church and State in Education

Originally published on the Journal.ie, Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin writes asking, if the constitution is the problem, then the models previously used such as the Citizens' Assembly should be utilis...

Apply for the 2018 Richard O'Carroll Empowerment Bursary

Now in its third year, the Labour Party’s Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary is named in memory of the leader of the Labour Group on Dublin Corporation who was killed in the 1916 Easter Rising,...

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Lobbying for Bank Bonuses must be resisted

Sun Mar 17, 2019 - 12:00 pm - Joan Burton TD Labour Finance spokesperson Joan Burton has called on the Minister for Finance to stand firm against growing pressure from banking lobbyists and investors to lift the bonus and wage caps in State owne...

School Strike sending a clear message on Climate

Fri Mar 15, 2019 - 12:23 pm - Sheila Nunan Speaking from the #SchoolStrike4Climate march in Cork, Labour Euro candidate for Ireland South, Sheila Nunan has welcomed today's action by school children around the country who are joining the clim...

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Labour Group criticise anti-democratic moves by Council

Fri Mar 15, 2019 - 12:13 pm - Labour Party Labour Councillors on Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council have criticised plans by the Council Executive to defy a vote of the elected Council and bring in the newly established Land Development Age...

Howlin utterly condemns terrorist attacks on Muslim Community in New Zealand.

Fri Mar 15, 2019 - 10:53 am - Brendan Howlin TD Brendan Howlin TD, leader of the Labour Party, has utterly condemned the terrorist attacks on Muslims in New Zealand.Deputy Howlin said:“On behalf of the Labour Party in Ireland and, I know, on beha...

Statement on today's PPS announcement

Thu Mar 14, 2019 - 03:07 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking in response to the judgement of the Public Prosecution Service to prosecute just one British soldier for his actions on Bloody Sunday, leader of the Labour Party, Brendan Howlin TD spoke of t...

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