Campaign Against the Austerity Treaty

Vote No to the Fiscal Compact Treaty, Referendum in Ireland, May 31 2012

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“There is only one vote!” – Published on Corporate Europe Observatory

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“There is only one vote!”


On 31 May, in a national referendum, the Irish people will take a stance on the Austerity Treaty, aka the Fiscal Compact. As Ireland is the only country where the Treaty will be tested at a referendum, powerful players are pulling out the heavy artillery to prevent a ‘No’. As if aware that the Austerity Treaty has nothing good to offer, the only card up their sleeve is a high-pitched scare campaign. All kinds of threats are being used to force a Yes vote.

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May 25, 2012 at 12:56 pm

Solidarity Action in the Netherlands

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Ireland Vote No for Us Action at the Irish Embassy in the Hague

“Ireland vote no for us!” solidarity action at Irish embassy in The Hague, 23 May 2012.


“Ireland vote no for us!”. Action at the Irish embassy in the Hague. The embassy wasn’t willing to receive us so we gave our letter to the doorperson.

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May 24, 2012 at 8:55 am

European Solidarity with Ireland at the Brussels EU Summit on May 23 – Saying NO to the Austerity Treaty

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Action of solidarity to the Irish No campaign by CEO, CNE, CAE and Ander Europa in Wednesday 23 May at 18.00 close to the EU Summit (Rue la Loi / Wetstraat 220 between Schuman and Cinquantenaire, Brussels 1000)

The 31st of May, there is a referendum in Ireland on the


We say NO

 We hope the Irish people speak out in our name too in the 31st of May!


We have to stop these unjust and antidemocratic policies now!



 Wednesday 23/5/2012, 18h

rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 220 (between Schuman et Cinquantenaire) 1000 BRUSSELS


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May 18, 2012 at 5:28 pm

Ten Things You Need to Know About the Austerity Treaty

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European Trade Union Confederation Rejects Austerity Treaty Outright

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10 things you need to know about the Fiscal Compact