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November 2012

Review of Ailliliú Fionnuala

By: 
Exeunt


Myths and men.

Posted Date: 
20 November 2012

Stage Struck

By: 
Peter Crawley - Irish Times

The theatre is not a courtroom, says PETER CRAWLEY 

PERHAPS THE stage ought to carry a legal disclaimer; something like the movie industry’s “Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.”

Posted Date: 
20 November 2012

Garda guide for Corrib protests proposed

By: 
ÁINE RYAN

A human rights report on the policing of the controversial Corrib gas project has recommended that the Department of Justice publish a guide defining methods that may be legitimately used by An Garda Síochána during protests.

The report on the Corrib Human Rights Monitoring Initiative states this guide would help ensure that gardaí “respect and fulfil the right to peaceful protests and exercise their legal duty and responsibility to prevent, detect and investigate crime and to safeguard the right of others to public order and security”.

Posted Date: 
20 November 2012

Report on Shell to Sea

By: 
Transition Heathrow

 

 

Posted Date: 
19 November 2012

Inspiration of the Ogoni struggle lives on in Erris

By: 
RSC - RSC

Community renew memorial to the Ogoni 9 outside Shell refinery site, and block Shell haulage for over two hours.

On Saturday the 10th of November the community opposing Shell's Corrib gas project in Mayo held a gathering to mark two important anniversaries occurring on that day:

Posted Date: 
16 November 2012

Shell restart haulage to Glengad

By: 
Shelver - RSC

Occupation stops work, road blocking delays haulage

On Tuesday the 13th of November reports had come in that Shell had begun expanding the Glengad compound.

Around midday few of us at the camp house decided to head down for a look, and to see what could be done.

Posted Date: 
16 November 2012

November 14th Belmullet District Court Report

By: 
Shelver - RSC

 "Its crucial that people know what's going on in here... To my mind it's a constitutional imperative"- Judge Gibbons

There were eight people due to appear in Belmullet district court today for charges arising from protest against the Corrib gas Project.

Posted Date: 
15 November 2012

Dalkey drilling prospect angers locals

By: 
Cantillon - Irish Times

National issues are at stake, local resident Stephen Vard (below) told a public meeting in Dalkey this week to oppose the plan by Providence Resources to test drill for oil or gas six miles off the eastern coast.

He was reported as drawing loud applause when he scolded media for taking “cheap shots” by linking objections to Dalkey drilling and talk about a “gold coast”.

Posted Date: 
15 November 2012

Make oil prospects pay

By: 
Editorial - Irish Independent

[Shell to Sea] Please be advised that Tony O Reilly who is a significant shareholder in the Sunday Independent, also owns oil & gas exploration company Providence Resources. Lately they have begun a push with pro Providence & Oil company articles.

Posted Date: 
15 November 2012