Socialism 2010

A weekend of debate and discussion

6pm Friday 16th – Saturday 17th April
Wynn’s Hotel, Dublin

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The Socialist Party has organised this weekend around important issues facing working people today. Governments across the globe have intervened to bail out banks and big business. These bail outs have been at the cost of workers’ wages, jobs and public services such as health and education. This weekend will discuss why there is an economic crisis and is there an alternative to the cuts

The event will also deal with other important issues like the huge threat posed to the planet by climate change and the ongoing crisis in the Catholic Church as a result of the child abuse scandals.

We think anyone concerned about the policies being imposed and where they will lead, or what passes for politics in this country should attend this event.

To book your place from Northern Ireland contact the Socialist Party Office – 02890232962

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