The immediate issue is to prevent the Government forcing schools to take responsibility for assessment for certification, for the Junior Cert. This is, and should remain, the role of the State Examinations Commission.
In 2014, the government was forced to backtrack on water charges by the sheer numbers who came out on street protests. But they are playing a longer game and are not giving up on their wider plans to make us pay for - and eventually privatise – water.
Donie Fell, a Glass Blower for 38 years at Waterford Crystal and standing as a People Before Profit Alliance candidate in Waterford City South in the forthcoming local elections, yesterday joined 12 other candidates standing for the Alliance at a photocall outside Bank of Ireland in Dublin.
Donie Fell, a Glass Blower for 38 years at Waterford Crystal will stand as a People Before Profit Alliance candidate in Waterford City South in the forthcoming local elections with the endorsement of UNITE the Union.