IRSP Calls for Repatriation of Michael Campbell

The Irish Republican Socialist Party (IRSP) is calling for the repatriation of Irish Republican Michael Campbell from Lithuania were he is currently subjected too one of the worst prison conditions for a political prisoner in all of Europe. Campbell, who was sentenced to 12 years in the Lukiskes jail, was convicted due to an elaborate…

A Letter from Political Prisoner Stephen Murney

In November of 2012 eirigi Republican activist Stephen Murney was targeted by the RUC/PSNI, arrested, and imprisoned on trumped up charges. In June Murney wrote a letter to his supporters from Maghaberry Prison. “Despite all the supposed ‘changes’, many of the old repressive injustices remain including internment, political policing, Diplock courts and ongoing MI5/British military…

San Francisco Mourns Jazzie Collins

On July 11th those within the housing and tenant advocate, LGBTQI, trade union, and activist communities were shocked to have learned about the untimely death of San Francisco stalwart and community activist Jazzie Collins who unexpectedly passed away at the age of 54 after a short-term illness had left her hospitalized. Born in the deep…

No to Treasonous Meetings!

The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) has condemned a recent meeting by Palestinian officials with Israeli political figures from the notoriously racist Shas and Likud parties. The PFLP “said that this meeting should be considered treason against the Palestinian people and their national cause.” The two Palestinian officials “do not represent the…

Connolly Commemoration in Chicago

In May the IRSCNA, part of the Irish Republican Socialist Movement, commemorated the life and struggle of socialist and Irish Republican James Connolly. In a speech by the Connolly statue IRSCNA member Colm Misteil said, “The son of Irish emigrants, Connolly grew up in Scotland’s worst slums. In 1896 Connolly founded the Irish Socialist Republican…

Bay Area Protests Zimmerman Verdict

Hundreds protested all over the Bay Area with some of the largest taking place in Oakland and San Francisco on July 14th. George Zimmerman who executed Trayvon Martin simply for being a young black minor was found not guilty on all charges on July 13th in Sanford, FL. Martin, who was 17-years-old, was the 31st…