From the 2011 Local Elections in Northern Ireland a leaflet from Jim Gorman of the IRSP who is running for a seat on Belfast City Council in the Lower Falls. The IRSP are fielding five candidates in the Local Elections. As far as I’m aware its a number of elections since they stood candidates.
Tags: 2011 local elections, belfast, Irish Republican Socialist Party, IRSP, Jim Gorman, northern Ireland, West Belfast
More old Posters from Militant, The Socialist Party and Young Socialists December 22, 2010
Tags: Anti Apartheid Movement, belfast, Ireland, Irish History, Irish Politics, militant, Militant Labour, miners strike, northern Ireland, Politics, socialist, Socialist Party, young socialists
Another series of posters (other bunch here) from Militant, The Socialist Party and Young Socialists that I was sent recently. Most if not all are for Rally’s in Belfast.
Amongst the subjects covered are The Miners Strike, Apartheid , Trotsky and the Poll Tax.
Alas the quality and size are poor but they may well be of interest none the less .
“Centenary Celebrations of 1907 Dockers and Carters strike” -May Festival 2007 -ICTU December 10, 2010
Tags: 1907 Dockers strike, belfast, history, ICTU, irish congress of Trade Unions, Irish History, Irish Left, Jim Larkin, northern Ireland, Social history
From the May festival 2007 a programme for the “Centenary Celebrations of 1907 Dockers and Carters strike” in Belfast.
The story of the strike is told with details of Jim Larkins involvement,as well as photographs from the era.
There is also details of the various events being held around the city at the time.
Adam McGibbon -Green Party -South Belfast 2010 May 8, 2010
Tags: 2010 uk election, adam mcgibbon, belfast, Election ephemera, election flyers, Elections, Green, Green Party, Irish Politics, northern Ireland, Politics, south belfast
A leaflet from Green Party candidate Adam McGibbon running in South Belfast in the 2010 UK Election. He polled 1,036 votes.
The leaflet mentions the creation of 33,000 Green Jobs (Green New Deal), Clean Politics and speed limit reductions.