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Euro elections: A revolt against the capitalist establishment

Euro elections: A revolt against the capitalist establishment

Gains for the far right but some successes for genuine Left Peter Taaffe, general secretary of the Socialist Party (CWI in England and Wales) The long-predicted ’earthquake’ – the electoral “triumph” of the far right and their allies – took place in the European elections in some key countries. In […]

Ireland: Electoral surge against austerity

Ireland: Electoral surge against austerity

Socialist Party wins a second TD and Anti Austerity Alliance 14 councillors Danny Byrne, CWI Ireland was no exception to the general rejection of pro-austerity governments in the European elections. Three sets of elections took place on 23 May: Local elections across the country; European elections and two by-elections to […]