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Dignity of Bloody Sunday families inspiring – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has commended the families of those murdered on Bloody Sunday for their dignity and determination. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after it was announced that just one British soldier would face prosecution for the massacre. “First... Read more

Demand action on climate change this Friday – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada is urging as many people as possible to get behind the planned protests for action on climate change this Friday. The Ireland South MEP said it was important people showed the Government that climate change is a real issue... Read more

Government blind to need for change – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for urgent and major reform to public housing. The Ireland South MEP was speaking from the Raise the Roof rally in Cork, where hundreds of people marched to demand the government address the housing crisis. “The... Read more

Backstop must remain non-negotiable – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the Government must remain steadfast on the backstop. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after Theresa May announced she had secured “legally binding changes” to the Brexit deal. Ms Ní Riada said nothing could be... Read more

Victory for Irish islands in Europe – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has been successful in passing a series of amendments in the European Parliament’s Fisheries Committee which will give special protection to Irish islands. The Ireland South MEP, who sits on the Fisheries Committee, made... Read more

Pride and Protest on International Women’s Day – Blog

Today we celebrate International Women’s Day and all the fearless, visionary women down through the generations who have advanced the cause of equal rights. The first International Women’s Day took place in 1911 and there is no denying that we have made... Read more

Childcare costs trapping parents in poverty – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has warned that the lack of affordable childcare in Ireland is not only keeping parents trapped in a cycle of poverty but also severely damaging the economy. The Ireland South MEP was responding to two reports released... Read more

Macron continues to cheerlead for EU Army – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has described a letter from French President Emmanuel Macron to all EU citizens as a thinly veiled attempt to further his EU Army ambitions. The Ireland South MEP responded to Macron’s open letter, published in dozens of... Read more

Landing obligations discriminate against Ireland – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has warned the landing obligations discriminate against Irish fishermen. The Ireland South MEP, who sits on the EU Fisheries Committee, was speaking after hosting Irish fishing representatives from Munster at European Parliament... Read more

EU report highlights lack of Irish broadband – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the lack of ultrafast broadband in rural Ireland is contributing to rural isolation and decline. The Ireland South MEP was responding to a report published by the EU Commission, which found that the lack of broadband... Read more

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