Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

2006 Letter from the ‘Campaign for an Independent Left (CIL)’ October 27, 2015

A 2006 letter from the Cllr Joan Collins of the ‘Campaign for an Independent Left’. The ‘Campaign for an Independent Left’ consisted at the time of Joan Collins and the group of activists around her, The Irish Socialist Network, some other Dublin and Kildare based activists as well as WUAG being affiliated. Various parties left until the group in Dublin South Central and Dublin Central joined The People Before Profit Alliance.
Should anyone have a copy of the “Independent Left” Newsletter I’d love a copy.
Many thanks to the sender


Flyer and Poster from John O’Neill -Irish Socialist Network -2007 General Election Dublin North West April 28, 2012

From the 2007 General Election a flyer and Poster from Irish Socialist Network candidate John O’Neill who was running in Dublin North West. O’Neill polled 505 votes.
The Irish Socialist Network Website



July 2006 issue of Leftline -Irish Socialist Network October 13, 2010

The July 2006 Issue of Leftline from the Irish Socialist Network.
I’ve uploaded it in *.PDF to HERE. Clicking on the Image will also launch it.
Social Partnership, The Greens on the march towards Government ,Democracy and the Left and Bolivia taking a turn to the Left are the main articles covered.


One Per Cent Network Poster/Leaflet advertising a political walking tour through D2 and D4 on Saturday 9th October. October 6, 2010

A Poster/Leaflet advertising a political walking tour through Dublin 2 and Dublin 4 on Saturday 9th October. The event is organised by the 1% Network.

“On Saturday October 9th a political walking tour through Dublin 2 and Dublin 4 will take place. In this area Banks, private mansions and corporate headquarters sit side by side in the heartland of the ‘golden circle’. The tour aims to highlight the deep injustice at the heart of Irish society.”

From the 1% Network Website..

What is the 1% Network?
The 1% network is a coalition of socialist groups which has come together to oppose the cutback agenda of the government and to promote a socialist alternative to the current socio-economic system. Organisations within the 1% Network include éirígí, Irish Socialist Network, Seomra Spraoi and the Workers Solidarity Movement. Many of these groups took part in the ‘Anti-Capitalist Block’ demonstrations in Dublin City Centre in May of 2010.



‘The Finglas People’- Feb/March 2007 -Irish Socialist Network September 12, 2010

From the run up to the 2007 General Election a newsletter from the Irish Socialist Network ‘The Finglas People’.
Th newsletter mentions John O’Neills candidacy and has a profile of his political History and Community work on the ground.
We also get Issues such as Private Hospitals, the M50 Toll bridge and examples of the inequalities of our Health Services.



LEFTLINE -Radical analysis from the Irish Socialist Network -March 2006 September 11, 2010

From March 2006 (I think) a newsletter “LEFTLINE -Radical analysis from the Irish Socialist Network”
The Dublin Riots, The Bin Tax and the Iraq war are amongst the items covered.

I Have uploaded it in *.pdf form here



Finglas/ Ballymun People-Irish Socialist Network -Feb/March 2009 June 7, 2010

The Finglas/Ballymun People a newsletter produced by the Irish Socialist Network in early 2009.
The impact of the Financial Crisis, the Gaza Genocide , Bin Tax News and the Plaza Hotel workers are amongst the items covered.
John O’Neill polled 462 votes in the Ballymun Finglas ward.
Many thanks to the ISN for sending this on.



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