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offsite link Here Comes China: Xi Jinping?s speech, Major geo-political events, Joint naval patrol, Shangri-La w... Mon Oct 25, 2021 17:27 | amarynth
by Amarynth for the Saker Blog There has been a slight pause in these sitreps. This writing became overshadowed with current events, fully covered in the Saker Blog by other

offsite link Credibility of FATF is under question Mon Oct 25, 2021 13:52 | amarynth
By Zamir Awan for the Saker Blog While praising Pakistan and admiring Pakistan?s achievements on the status of implementations of the Financial Action Task Force?s (FATF) recommendations, FATF President Dr.

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2021/10/25 ? Open Thread Mon Oct 25, 2021 06:30 | herb
2021/10/25 05:30:01Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link A commented reading of Putin?s speech at Valdai Sun Oct 24, 2021 21:19 | The Saker
Note: Below is the full speech made by made by Vladimir Putin, to which I have added red colors to add emphasis and a few comments of my own written

offsite link The Menticide Manual Part 4: Ghosting Sun Oct 24, 2021 18:05 | amarynth
By Thorsten J. Pattberg for the Saker Blog Ghosting seems a new, painful form of rejection to me, and part of something apocalyptic. It all started when the teens of

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offsite link Convicted Rapist Spared Jail Due to Being Vulnerable to Covid Tue Oct 26, 2021 14:21 | Luke Perry
Convicted rapist avoids jail after judge declares that he is too vulnerable to Covid.
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offsite link Postcard From California Tue Oct 26, 2021 11:11 | Toby Young
We're publishing a new addition to our long-running series 'Around the World in 80 Lockdowns' today, this one from California. It's by Clive Pinder, one of the tireless Daily Sceptic moderators.
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offsite link Leaked Government Report Claims That Vaccine Passports Would Fail to Stop COVID Transmission Tue Oct 26, 2021 10:55 | Luke Perry
A leaked Government report has concluded that vaccine passports will be counterproductive in preventing the transmission of Covid while bringing economic harm.
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offsite link Study Links Pfizer and Astrazeneca Vaccines to Life Threatening Side Effects Tue Oct 26, 2021 10:35 | Luke Perry
A study has linked the Pfizer and Astrazeneca vaccines to serious neurological and physical side effects, including haemorrhagic stroke and muscle weakness.
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offsite link People are Still Pushing ?Zero Covid? Tue Oct 26, 2021 08:32 | Noah Carl
At this point in the pandemic, you might say 'Zero Covid' is a non-starter. Yet a recent article argues that "COVID-19 must be eliminated". As you might expect, this article ignores the crucial role of immunity.
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national / miscellaneous / other press Tuesday September 14, 2010 14:23 by Bazooka Joe   text 11 comments (last - thursday september 16, 2010 07:02)   audio 2 audio files
Cowen was interviewed by RTE's Morning Ireland at 8.50am this morning in the Ardilaun Hotel Galway by Cathal Mac Coille. It has been alleged Mr Cowan was hungover or drunk. Cowan has described the allegations of drunkness as 'ridiculous.' read full story / add a comment
international / animal rights / opinion/analysis Friday August 20, 2010 14:49 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
Marla Stormwolf - Patty and Anthony Damiano read full story / add a comment
international / animal rights / opinion/analysis Friday August 20, 2010 14:21 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
Marla Stormwolf - Patty and Anthony Damiano read full story / add a comment
international / animal rights / opinion/analysis Friday August 20, 2010 04:22 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
... and concepts about animal communication on a spiritual level read full story / add a comment
international / animal rights / opinion/analysis Friday August 20, 2010 04:06 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
,,, and concepts from one communicator to another! read full story / add a comment
galway / arts and media / event notice Monday August 09, 2010 23:35 by Shay Leon   audio 1 audio file
Seanua is a multicultural project based in the West of Ireland, featuring musicians from around thirty countries in the World.
Our 2nd album is about to be launched this Friday, 13th of August in Kelly's, Galway.
Free concert 3-5 outside Galway Museum. read full story / add a comment
national / arts and media / opinion/analysis Saturday July 31, 2010 16:28 by Thomas "TJ" Janak   audio 1 audio file
Listen to E-Wave host George Mulcahy and "electro-popper" TJ ... read full story / add a comment
international / animal rights / opinion/analysis Friday July 30, 2010 16:35 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
An interview with performance artist Kelly Frances McKenna read full story / add a comment
dublin / rights, freedoms and repression / event notice Friday July 23, 2010 11:12 by Cian Mc Leod & Tunde Toki   text 1 comment (last - saturday july 24, 2010 00:22)   audio 1 audio file
A meeting of over 40 youths of Balbriggan has called on the government to overturn the decision to deport the Adeniran family and to grant them asylum here in Ireland. A protest has been called for this friday (23rd July 2010) in the Square of Balbriggan, beside the library, at 18:30. All who support the Adeniran family must attend! read full story / add a comment
dublin / arts and media / opinion/analysis Monday July 12, 2010 21:26 by Thomas Janak   audio 1 audio file
Four decades after seeing the French movie "The white Maine" ... read full story / add a comment
derry / arts and media / opinion/analysis Saturday July 03, 2010 10:17 by John O'Leary in the grave   text 3 comments (last - sunday july 04, 2010 11:33)   audio 2 audio files
Thomas Kinsella's Butcher's Dozen was written after the publication of the British Government's Widgery Tribunal Report in 1972. Here he is reading the poem and talking about it. The text of the poem is available here:

BUTCHER'S DOZEN:
A LESSON FOR THE OCTAVE OF WIDGERY
by Thomas Kinsella
http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/events/bsunday/kinsella.htm

Also, here is Seamus Deane's poem [click poem to read it or download], taken from his collection, Gradual Wars (IUP, 1972).
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dublin / rights, freedoms and repression / event notice Saturday June 26, 2010 20:41 by éirígí PRO   text 48 comments (last - saturday march 26, 2011 21:22)   audio 1 audio file
Protest against a state visit by the British head of state, Elizabeth Windsor - Dublin City Hall, 7pm, Monday July 5th, 2010 read full story / add a comment
dublin / arts and media / opinion/analysis Monday June 21, 2010 16:13 by various edited by Andrew   text 1 comment (last - tuesday june 22, 2010 11:16)   audio 2 audio files
On Monday 14th June the Revolutionary Anarcha Feminist Group hosted a discussion in Seomra Spraoi on the many uses and dangers of 'new media', the possibilities for positive change and 'radical democracy' via the internet, the dilemma of 'internet neurosis' where feelings of vulnerability and fears of exploitation need to be negotiated in order to utilize the internet as activists, artists and self-publishers and the potential of the internet as a force for oppression and control. read full story / add a comment
international / rights, freedoms and repression / opinion/analysis Thursday June 17, 2010 16:28 by Anne & Farah   audio 1 audio file
The audio is from the Dublin anarchist bookfair and has two speakers talking about the reform movement and feminism in Iran in general and the million signatures campaign in particular read full story / add a comment
international / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Wednesday June 16, 2010 17:52 by dunk   text 23 comments (last - monday june 27, 2011 18:39)   audio 1 audio file
'The conclusions of this report (The Saville Report) are absolutely clear. There is no doubt, there is nothing equivocal, there are no ambiguities. What happened on Bloody Sunday was both unjustified and unjustifiable. It was wrong. On behalf of our country I am deeply sorry"

British prime minister David Cameron, Tuesday 15th June 2010 (38 years after the events of Bloody Sunday)

On the 30th of January 1972 in Derry, Ireland 26 civil rights demonstrators and bystanders were shot by the British Army Parachute Regiment without warning or provocation. 13 died on the spot and another was mortally wounded. All were unarmed and most were teenagers. No one has ever been brought to justice.

Kevin McElhinney, Gerald Donaghy, John Duddy, Bernard McGuigan, Michael McDaid, William Nash, James Wray, Michael Kelly, John Johnston, John Young, William McKinney, Gerard McKinney, Hugh Gilmore, Patrick Doherty read full story / add a comment
national / anti-capitalism / opinion/analysis Wednesday June 16, 2010 17:15 by Chekov, Andrew, Aileen   audio 1 audio file
Recorded at the Dublin anarchist bookfair three speakers look at the economy, what the real situation of the resistance is and what needs to be built and examples of what has been achieved in the unions to date. This is followed by contributions from the floor from a wide range of perspectives. read full story / add a comment
national / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Tuesday June 15, 2010 14:57 by Fintan and Derek, edited by Andrew   text 8 comments (last - wednesday june 30, 2010 19:55)   audio 2 audio files
An IPSC meeting on Saturday saw some of the Irish participants on the Freedom Flotilla talk of their experiences, and discuss what practical steps Irish people can help take to bring about the end of the siege of Gaza and Israeli apartheid as a whole and secure self determination for the people of Palestine. This is the audio from the meeting. read full story / add a comment
national / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Friday June 11, 2010 13:59 by Speaker: Conor Kostick   text 1 comment (last - saturday june 12, 2010 15:11)   audio 1 audio file
Connor Kostick author of Revolution in Ireland: Popular militancy 1917 to 1923 spoke at the 2010 Dublin anarchist bookfair about the wave of workplace occupations and 'soviets' as well as the general strikes that are forgotten by conventional nationalist histories of this period. read full story / add a comment
international / anti-war / imperialism / event notice Thursday June 10, 2010 01:25 by June Kelly   text 2 comments (last - friday june 11, 2010 13:07)   audio 1 audio file

On 14th June Dublin will host a visit from the Japanese-based Peace Boat, including ten atomic bomb survivors (hibakusha) from Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Everyone welcome to following events:

9.30am to 11am - A major press conference, Georgian Room, Buswell's Hotel (opposite The Dail) Dublin.

11am to 12 Noon Buswells Hotel - Round Table discussion

1pm to 2pm - Visit memorial cherry tree in Merrion Square, Dublin.

3pm to 5pm - Public meeting at the Art Exchange Centre, Temple Bar, Dublin.

Host organisations - World without Wars and without Violence Ireland and the Irish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament.
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international / rights, freedoms and repression / feature Tuesday June 08, 2010 04:48 by Kev   text 13 comments (last - monday june 14, 2010 15:16)   audio 1 audio file
Today family, friends and supporters welcomed home the five Irish MV Rachel Corrie passengers who were this morning deported from Israel. The five – Denis Halliday, Mairead Maguire, Fiona Thompson, Derek Graham and Jenny Graham – were greeted in Dublin airport by cheers and hugs from the assembled crowd who were there to salute their bravery, as well as a large media presence. read full story / add a comment
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