It is a hundred years since some 750 men and women threw up barricades and seized strong points in downtown Dublin, to be joined by maybe a thousand more.
Austerity as a strategy is more than just throwing a scare into countries, it is also undermining the social contract between labor and capital that has characterized much of Europe for the past two generations.
"The decision makes every citizen equal and will strengthen the institution of marriage for all existing and future marriages."
More than 10,000 people gathered for a vigil and march over the death and the country's draconian abortion laws.
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To satisfy the International Monetary Fund, countries like Ireland and Greece have taken drastic anti-worker measures.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has apologized unreservedly to the families of those killed on Bloody Sunday 38 years ago, saying the action of troops was "unjustified and unjustifiable."
To say that the revelations concerning child abuse in the Catholic Church has rocked it to its very foundations would be an understatement.