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# workers-party - Monday 11 March, 2019

Opinion: I visited North Korea and Kim Jong Un is a recreation of the emperors who ruled Korea for centuries
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: I visited North Korea and Kim Jong Un is a recreation of the emperors who ruled Korea for centuries

Mar 11th 2019, 7:00 AM 18,836 Views 21 Comments

Despite being a product of the Cold War and spouting Marxist and Maoist sounding jargon, Kim is far more of a recreation of the Chosun Emperors than a throwback to Joseph Stalin or Chairman Mao, writes Tom Farrell.

# workers-party - Monday 4 February, 2019

'Rats out of the HSE': Protesters want external probe into claims abortion details were leaked
# Abortion
# Abortion

'Rats out of the HSE': Protesters want external probe into claims abortion details were leaked

Feb 4th 2019, 2:43 PM 18,485 Views 57 Comments

The HSE is probing claims that a woman was phoned and harassed by a man who had obtained her personal information.

# workers-party - Saturday 1 September, 2018

'Cancel this visit': Opposition parties call for protests over Trump visit to Ireland
# November Visit
# November Visit

'Cancel this visit': Opposition parties call for protests over Trump visit to Ireland

Sep 1st 2018, 2:05 PM 31,873 Views 165 Comments

The White House announced last night that US President Donald Trump will visit Ireland in November.

# workers-party - Monday 3 October, 2016

Anger as bank account belonging to pro-Palestinian activists is shut down
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Anger as bank account belonging to pro-Palestinian activists is shut down

Oct 3rd 2016, 6:48 PM 19,063 Views 246 Comments

The Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign has made a formal complaint to the bank.

# workers-party - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Support for Sinn Féin and independents up, but Fianna Fáil is most popular party
# Mood Of The Nation
# Mood Of The Nation

Support for Sinn Féin and independents up, but Fianna Fáil is most popular party

Sep 18th 2016, 8:02 AM 12,641 Views 112 Comments

According to the latest opinion poll, at least.

# workers-party - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Protesters fight 'land giveaway' to private developers
# HOUSING CLAIMS
# HOUSING CLAIMS

Protesters fight 'land giveaway' to private developers

May 11th 2016, 1:29 PM 14,583 Views 47 Comments

The three council-owned sites are located in St Michael’s Estate, Oscar Traynor Road and O’Devaney Gardens.

# workers-party - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Loads of people are waving flags and flowers for Kim Jong-Un today
# North Korea
# North Korea

Loads of people are waving flags and flowers for Kim Jong-Un today

Oct 10th 2015, 1:41 PM 13,117 Views 63 Comments

The North Korean leader struck a belligerent tone at celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the country’s ruling Workers’ Party.

# workers-party - Monday 6 October, 2014

Brazil's president sees off ex-maid and 'smooth operator' to win first-round vote
# Latin America
# Latin America

Brazil's president sees off ex-maid and 'smooth operator' to win first-round vote

Oct 6th 2014, 10:59 AM 5,056 Views 0 Comments

Dilma Rousseff won the first-round election last night and now faces a run-off against her centre-right opponent.

# workers-party - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Recognise this relaxed, laid-back and groovy future Tánaiste?
# Eamon Chilled-more
# Eamon Chilled-more

Recognise this relaxed, laid-back and groovy future Tánaiste?

Apr 5th 2014, 10:30 AM 13,886 Views 48 Comments

Simpler days for a certain future Labour leader…

# workers-party - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

British Tories now want to be known as the 'Workers' Party'
# Working Class Tory
# Working Class Tory

British Tories now want to be known as the 'Workers' Party'

Feb 25th 2014, 10:56 AM 7,456 Views 36 Comments

No, really…

# workers-party - Thursday 25 April, 2013

11 Irish political parties disclose donations of only €33,606 for 2012
# Donations
# Donations

11 Irish political parties disclose donations of only €33,606 for 2012

Apr 25th 2013, 10:28 AM 7,224 Views 56 Comments

Parties are only required to disclose donations worth over €5,078.95 – but only three parties disclosed any donations at all.

# workers-party - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Pics: Bittersweet for Fine Gael, despair for Labour and recovery for Fianna Fáil
# Meath East
# Meath East

Pics: Bittersweet for Fine Gael, despair for Labour and recovery for Fianna Fáil

Mar 28th 2013, 9:04 PM 18,733 Views 224 Comments

All the drama from the count centre in Ashbourne as Helen McEntee took the Dáil seat in Meath East.

# workers-party - Monday 25 March, 2013

Prime Time criticised as candidates excluded from Meath East debate
# Prime Time
# Prime Time

Prime Time criticised as candidates excluded from Meath East debate

Mar 25th 2013, 9:55 PM 18,320 Views 162 Comments

Candidates from the Workers’ Party, the Green Party and Direct Democracy Ireland have been excluded from tonight’s debate.

# workers-party - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

11 candidates confirmed to run in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

11 candidates confirmed to run in Meath East by-election

Mar 13th 2013, 3:28 PM 5,775 Views 57 Comments

Four independent candidates have filed paperwork to run against seven candidates from parties big and small.

# workers-party - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Meath East by-election: Here are the candidates and here's what they're saying
# By-election
# By-election

Meath East by-election: Here are the candidates and here's what they're saying

Mar 9th 2013, 8:30 AM 11,417 Views 177 Comments

With the by-election less than three weeks away TheJournal.ie spoke to the main candidates this week to find out what they’re hearing on the doorsteps and what they’re telling voters…

# workers-party - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

McEntee's daughter set to run in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

McEntee's daughter set to run in Meath East by-election

Mar 5th 2013, 11:41 AM 8,964 Views 99 Comments

Helen McEntee, who worked as a secretarial assistant to her late father, is ‘virtually certain’ to be the Fine Gael nominee.

# workers-party - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

FF and SF to confirm candidates as Meath East by-election looms
# Meath East
# Meath East

FF and SF to confirm candidates as Meath East by-election looms

Feb 19th 2013, 9:06 PM 7,688 Views 94 Comments

Fianna Fáil is set to confirm senator Thomas Byrne as its candidate on Thursday while Sinn Féin is expected to select local activist Darren O’Rourke as its candidate for the forthcoming vote.

# workers-party - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Support for coalition faces test in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

Support for coalition faces test in Meath East by-election

Feb 10th 2013, 8:00 AM 8,972 Views 33 Comments

April has been mooted as the possible month for the by-election to be held with Fianna Fáil hoping to capitalise on its growing popularity but could the promissory note deal change things?

# workers-party - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates
# Election Expenses
# Election Expenses

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates

Oct 18th 2011, 2:15 PM 847 Views 11 Comments

Fine Gael came out on top of the election expenses list, reporting that its candidates spent over €3.1m on their campaigns.

# workers-party - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Poll: How will you be voting?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How will you be voting?

Feb 24th 2011, 8:53 AM 5,029 Views 0 Comments

It’s decision time: which party’s getting your number one?

# workers-party - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Campaigns focus on education, same-sex marriage, political reform
# GE11
# GE11

Campaigns focus on education, same-sex marriage, political reform

Feb 13th 2011, 9:37 AM 1,431 Views 0 Comments

The parties continue to canvass around the country today, as the Workers Party launch their election manifesto and Labour launches its policy on sport.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Feb 13th 2011, 8:50 AM 2,672 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know: Fine Gael still ahead in latest Red C poll; man killed in Derry crash; and new details emerge about the rescue of 33 Chilean miners last year.

# workers-party - Saturday 5 February, 2011

Fine Gael ahead, but margin narrows on rolling Boards.ie poll
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael ahead, but margin narrows on rolling Boards.ie poll

Feb 5th 2011, 10:11 AM 1,423 Views 0 Comments

Fine Gael come out ahead after almost 4,000 votes cast in poll since yesterday, but Labour is not far behind and Independents come in third.