Category: Ireland

‘Ringsend Says No’ to the Plantation 

“Gimme a happy raytown again instead of racist ringsend” - Tranny Bohemians supporter on twitter The Wolfe Tones’ ‘Quare Things in Dublin’ is a charming ode to the oddities and paradoxes of old Dublin. The following lines form part of...

/ 02/01/2024

Ireland’s Referendum Is About Immigration

...and the government is panicking. The Irish government has voiced fear that the upcoming referendum on the position of women and the family in the Irish constitution may be hijacked by the so-called “far-right.” Elements of the referendum will have...

/ 31/12/2023

What Should McGregor Do Next?

“Call it what you want. We do not care. May God help us. Ireland for victory.” It is time for McGregor to put his tweets to action, but what actions should he take? Organise a Protest / Attend a Protest:...

/ 05/12/2023

‘Scum’ or Barbarism: The De-Humanisation of the Irish Working Class

“‘Barbarism is the natural state of mankind,’ the borderer said, still staring somberly at the Cimmerian. ‘Civilization is unnatural. It is a whim of circumstance. And barbarism must always ultimately triumph.’” —Robert E. Howard, Beyond the Black River “Every normal...

/ 04/12/2023

Irish NGOs to be Given Policing Powers

"Local community safety partnerships" - Ireland's much-derided Migrant NGOs will get a role in policing - including what citizens can say. According to investigation from Extra.ie, embattled Minister for Justice Helen McEntee is facing a revolt from the government's senate...

/ 01/12/2023

Media Mix-up: Potential Legal Action Against Virgin Media

Last night, Virgin Media aired a report on what they called the disinformation and incitement on social media surrounding the stabbing incident on Parnell Square and the angry scenes that followed. At one point in the broadcast, they play the...

/ 01/12/2023

Fact-Check: TD Paul Murphy Accusations Against Irish Twitter User

Why are politcians using Dáil privilege to make spurious claims about private citizens' beliefs? On Tuesday, People Before Profit TD Paul Murphy made a speech about social media activity around the stabbing incident of last week in which multiple people...

/ 01/12/2023

Irish Police Social Media Staff Are Promoting Antifa Tweets On Official Channels

Today, @GardaInfo and @GardaTraffic were seen liking posts from Antifa activist Charlotte O’Sullivan, tweeting about her being banned from her infamous Twitter page “Ireland Against Fascism”, an account notorious for harassment and threats against those on the political Right. The...

/ 28/11/2023

“You Reap What You Sow”: Kids Knifed, Wrath Felt

Burkean Editorial: As expected, the state, media, and Twitter peanut gallery have been shrieking about the events of last night while ignoring the nightmarish act that caused it. The reality of the situation is more complex, but can be reasonably...

/ 24/11/2023

“What is happening to this country” – At Least 3 Children Stabbed in Dublin City Centre BREAKING NEWS

An attack in Dublin City Centre near a school has left at least three children with stab injuries. Gardai were called to the scene after reports of an attack at Parnell Square East around 1pm. The children have been taken...

/ 23/11/2023