Irish workers’ hunger strike

This video from Ireland is called Protest march in support of Green Isle workers, Naas, Co Kildare.

A third trade unionist is set to join a hunger strike on Wednesday to press bosses at the Green Isle Foods factory in Naas, Ireland, to reinstate three colleagues who were unfairly dismissed: here.

Thousands of Finnish transport workers have kicked off an open-ended strike after their union rejected a paltry wage offer from national conciliator Esa Lonka: here.

1 thought on “Irish workers’ hunger strike

  1. Most people in Nl seen as Irish

    Northern Ireland: More people in the six counties identify themselves as Irish than British, according to a poll published in Monday’s Belfast Telegraph.

    Forty-two per cent of the 1000 people who participated in the survey said that they were Irish and 39 per cent identified themselves as British, while 18 per cent defined themselves as Northern Irish.

    The people polled were evenly divided over whether Ireland would be reunited by 2021.


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