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# austerity - Monday 13 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘This deal is misery, humiliation and slavery for Greece’ Greek Tragedy

‘This deal is misery, humiliation and slavery for Greece’

But some ordinary Greeks support a new bailout as the only option for their country.

# austerity - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar got a dig in at Paul Murphy yesterday on Twitter Shade

# austerity - Friday 10 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece latest: Eurozone ministers to make ‘major’ decision tomorrow Feta-compli?

Greece latest: Eurozone ministers to make ‘major’ decision tomorrow

The country is looking for a €53 billion bailout.

# austerity - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What happens to currencies when they die? Opinion

What happens to currencies when they die?

We pursue it, discuss it, count it and obsess over it… but do we ever really think about what ‘money’ is?

# austerity - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout Late Late Show

Greece latest: Prime Minister makes formal request for third bailout

Alexis Tsipras has vowed to present “credible” reform plans before a deadline of tomorrow night.

# austerity - Monday 6 July, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has offered Europe an opportunity to redress a fundamental flaw Opinion

Greece has offered Europe an opportunity to redress a fundamental flaw

It is in all our interests to bind up the economic and political wounds of the past seven years.

# austerity - Sunday 5 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greek government on course to win landslide victory in historic referendum D-Day

Greek government on course to win landslide victory in historic referendum

Celebrations are underway in Athens this evening.

# austerity - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of people are rallying in the centre of Athens right now Austerity

Thousands of people are rallying in the centre of Athens right now

They are braving bad weather as they make their feelings clear over the upcoming referendum.

# austerity - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Today, our Government will condemn thousands of children to even deeper levels of poverty Opinion

Today, our Government will condemn thousands of children to even deeper levels of poverty

Today is the last day of the One-Parent Family Payment for anyone whose youngest child is aged seven. Approximately 11,000 families will immediately lose income.

# austerity - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Five reasons Ireland should be supporting Greece Opinion

Five reasons Ireland should be supporting Greece

Our Finance Minister has sided with the most hardline of Greece’s creditors this week – and that’s wrong, writes Ronan Burtenshaw.

# austerity - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy accuses Michael Noonan of ‘stabbing the Greek people in the chest’ Tightrope Act

# austerity - Monday 22 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The UN wants Ireland to vote on abortion and reconsider austerity 8th Amendment

The UN wants Ireland to vote on abortion and reconsider austerity

The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.

# austerity - Sunday 14 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The End (of the Euro) is Nigh Opinion

The End (of the Euro) is Nigh

With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.

# austerity - Friday 15 May, 2015

From Business ETC Syriza has done another big U-turn on its election promises Wrong Direction

Syriza has done another big U-turn on its election promises

The new Greek government is pushing ahead with privatising ports and airports.

# austerity - Sunday 10 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Anti-austerity protesters clash with police near Downing Street Fightback This post contains videos

Anti-austerity protesters clash with police near Downing Street

Protesters threw smoke bombs and arrests were made.

# austerity - Friday 8 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Protester arrested during Taoiseach’s canvas in Carlow Austerity

Protester arrested during Taoiseach’s canvas in Carlow

He was later released without charge.

# austerity - Monday 4 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What has it really been like for older people during austerity? Opinion

What has it really been like for older people during austerity?

The magnitude of the impact of the recession on older people is as diverse as the ageing population itself.

# austerity - Friday 3 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma Old Money

Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma

But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.

# austerity - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí keep protesters from Taoiseach amid shouts of ‘traitor’ and ‘parasite’ Making An Entrance This post contains videos

Gardaí keep protesters from Taoiseach amid shouts of ‘traitor’ and ‘parasite’

Enda Kenny was arriving at Yahoo’s new €11m offices in Dublin.

# austerity - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie German politicians want to PAY holidaymakers to go to Greece Holliers

German politicians want to PAY holidaymakers to go to Greece

It’s becoming a popular tourist destination for Germans.

# austerity - Saturday 28 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece proves left wing parties don’t have a chance of delivering in power Opinion

Greece proves left wing parties don’t have a chance of delivering in power

They’re good at protesting and making noise, but they have no workable policies.

# austerity - Monday 23 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland? Opinion

What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland?

Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.

# austerity - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From Business ETC It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle No Pressure

It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle

The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.

# austerity - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week The Briefcase

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about Greek debt deals, counting calories and the end of cheap booze.

# austerity - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Austerity is finally, officially, totally, absolutely finished: Noonan So Long Farewell

Austerity is finally, officially, totally, absolutely finished: Noonan

It was already done with a year ago, apparently.

# austerity - Saturday 31 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Irish weren’t the only ones protesting today, the Spanish were out too The Change Is Now

The Irish weren’t the only ones protesting today, the Spanish were out too

Thousands were out in support of the new anti-austerity party Podemos.

# austerity - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Can we really trust that Junior Cycle reform isn’t linked to the austerity agenda? Education

Opinion: Can we really trust that Junior Cycle reform isn’t linked to the austerity agenda?

We live in a time of austerity – and education is being targeted along with other elements of society.

# austerity - Monday 26 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Greece has turned the page – it’s up to all of us to write the next chapter Anti-austerity

Opinion: Greece has turned the page – it’s up to all of us to write the next chapter

This election was vital – not just for Greeks, but for working class people throughout Europe.

From TheJournal.ie Who are Syriza? Explainer

Who are Syriza?

Are they as radical as is claimed?

# austerity - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie One Irish TD is travelling to Greece for a possible Syriza victory party On A Debt Plane

One Irish TD is travelling to Greece for a possible Syriza victory party

Paul Murphy says a Syriza win could provoke a ‘further radicalisation in Ireland’.

# austerity - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Battle lines are being drawn – this year, eight EU states will vote Austerity

Opinion: Battle lines are being drawn – this year, eight EU states will vote

2015 is going to be a significant year in the European Union, as citizens in eight member states will be able to vote – beginning with Greece this Sunday.

# austerity - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The Banking Inquiry will help put the final pieces of the jigsaw together Austerity

Opinion: The Banking Inquiry will help put the final pieces of the jigsaw together

The banking inquiry’s first public hearings get under way today and questions remain about what happened six years ago.

# austerity - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Cork City Council faces administration if a budget isn’t passed within two weeks Impasse

Cork City Council faces administration if a budget isn’t passed within two weeks

It is believed the last time a Budget struggled to be passed was 1991.

# austerity - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Sky-rocketing childhood poverty is a direct result of austerity Childhood Poverty

Opinion: Sky-rocketing childhood poverty is a direct result of austerity

Moves to cut child benefit, unemployment benefit and social assistance were not inevitable, they were choices.

# austerity - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Budget 2015 is over… so have we left austerity behind? Your Wallet

Opinion: Budget 2015 is over… so have we left austerity behind?

The Finance Minister undoubtedly thought the best tactic was to make as few changes as possible, but will the Irish people be better off now?

# austerity - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Michael Noonan: “Austerity as we know it is over” Budget 2015 This post contains videos

Michael Noonan: “Austerity as we know it is over”

Finance Minister tells TheJournal.ie he will be “cautious and prudent” to secure the economic recovery in the coming years.

From TheJournal.ie State of the Nation: Will this be the day austerity finally came to an end? Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Will this be the day austerity finally came to an end?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# austerity - Friday 10 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people” Mental Health

“We really need to ask ourselves as a society how are we failing young people”

Professor Brendan Kelly made the comment as a new report into mental health in Europe is released.

# austerity - Sunday 5 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 4 things that can be implemented in the Budget to promote economic growth Budget 2015

Opinion: 4 things that can be implemented in the Budget to promote economic growth

For Ireland’s recovery is to be truly successful, our growth must be sustainable – and felt throughout the entire country – writes Ian Talbot of Chambers Ireland.

# austerity - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Disability groups demand an end to ‘draconian’ cuts Don't Leave Us Behind

Disability groups demand an end to ‘draconian’ cuts

“This has to stop.”

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