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Ireland’s Future cannot belong to Irish Tories

While welcoming some aspects of the recent open letter released by the Civic Nationalist group 'Ireland’s Future' as a worthy breakthrough in opening up and publicising the debate surrounding Irish Unity; as Left wing Republicans Yes For Unity have no option but to be highly critical of its content. YesForUnity was established to ensure that...

Unionist Campaign against Irish Unity- The Old Order Fighting via the Old Methods

The constitutional future of Ireland is now the hot topic within both local and National politics. The Irish Unity debate is growing by day and with it, the inevitable expansion of the wider Irish Unity campaign. Recent events have shown that political Unionism is in a serious state of decline and crisis. Its chaotic...

March For Irish Unity- A Turning Point

On the 24th November, the Irish Unity community will be coming together in Lifford/Strabane for the first time in a non-party political, anti-sectarian mobilisation for Irish Unity, a turning point for the entire Irish Unity campaign. Over the past 3 years, ‘Yes For Unity’, the socialist broad front campaign for Irish Unity have travelled across...

Catalunya Independence Campaign is an Inspiration

In 2017, A Yes For Unity contingent visited Catalunya during the Independence referendum campaign as part of our International outreach, as a learning exercise to gather ideas on how lessons from the Catalonia independence campaign could be applied to the campaign for Irish Unity. YesForUnity International Outreach The most striking lesson we learnt from the experience...

No Deal Brexit- The EU will become our Masters, not our Protectors

Those from the Irish Unity Community currently tripping over themselves to be pro-EU should be cautious.  In a no deal Brexit scenario  it will be Dublin, forced by Brussels, erecting the customs infrastructure in order to protect the EU single market. Why would the British Government want to build a new customs' infastructure? In such a...

British Brexit Proposals,Another Democratic Deficit. Irish Unity Now!

The release of the new British government proposals to break the deadlock between the British government and EU, have proven to be just another British imposed democratic deficit on the people of Ireland. It is clear to see that the British government have yet again artificially constructed another way to strengthen the unionist veto against...

Brexit Agreement Must Contain a Border Poll

With the Brexit deadline looming and both sides still locked in what appears to be an ever strengthening stalemate, what both sides (EU, Irish Government & British Government) have in common is their claims that they represent the best interests of the people of Ireland.  Every recent credible study and poll has indicated that there...

Welcome to YesForUnity.ie

Welcome to yesforunity.ie and the very first blog post of what will be many between today and the eventual day of Irish Unity. The launching of a brand new and professional website by YFU signifies strongly how our campaign (and the principled collective ethos behind it) has assured that an authentically radical socialist voice...