During this election campaign almost everyone we have spoken to has expressed their genuine fears of a very bleak future ahead. Most fear for there job security in both the public and private sectors. Those unemployed or in part time work have little confidence in securing proper full time employment in the years ahead. This fear is … Continue reading
More pictures of International Workers’ Day from Al Jazeera May Day is the occasion we celebrate the grand achievements of the workers of the world in making our world a far, far better place to live in. There is, unfortunately, not too much to celebrate these days. The past 30 years are littered with battles … Continue reading
The People Before Profit Election Road show is highlighting the extent of these cuts to the entire Mid-Ulster constituency. We aim to make people aware that a vote for any of the five main parties will be a vote for cuts and not against them. These cuts must be opposed before and after the election. … Continue reading
The Nashman’s totally unbiased edit of the recent debate on UTV last week.
Bernadette McAliskey has put up an election broadcast video on Youtube. She herself is voting People Before Profit, and asks everyone else to vote for People Before Profit candidates where they are available, and for progressive independents elsewhere.
From an online article in the Guardian by Henry McDonald Near to where Ronan Kerr grew up is the village of Beragh, home to one of the founding members of the Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association, set up hoping to reform politics but beaten off the streets by the unionist-controlled police prior to the onset … Continue reading
Harry has played an important role in building the left, socialist alternative in N.I. He has been a consistent and tireless campaigner in his role as a trade unionist, and health campaigner for over two decades. I am proud to endorse his candidature for the Mid- Ulster Constituency! – Eamonn McCann, Leader of the PBPA … Continue reading
Members of Mid Ulster TUC held a rally at the Diamond in Magherafelt before attending respective protest in Belfast and Derry Trade Union and Community Activists West of the Bann demonstrated how much we oppose the Budget our ‘representatives’ in Stormont propose to bring in after the election to satisfy the insane Tory austerity drive. … Continue reading
As if the unemployed and the sick did not get it hard enough, being used as the scapegoats for all the ills of the economy, our Department of Social Development led by Minister Alex Attwood, has decided that it will discriminate against some of its ‘customers’ when it comes to distributing ‘cold weather payments’. ‘A … Continue reading