21/08/2020 by socialistfight
It is the responsibility and duty of all revolutionary socialists and serious anti imperialist militants to defend Saoradh and its members and supporters from this attack by state forces, MI5, PSNI and Gardai. And shame on those former Republicans of Shinn Fein and the SDLP in alliance with the DUP for endorsing this blatant attack on democratic rights.
The Revolutionary Hubs of Saoradh across Occupied Ireland have been targeted by British Crown Forces in a large co-ordinated invasion today, with the endorsement of the SF/DUP led Stormont administration.
The raids, involving British Military Intelligence and TSG personnel, follows earlier raids on the homes of Saoradh activists in counties Derry, Armagh, Tyrone, Dublin, Cork, Kerry and Laois where family phones, computers, games consoles and children’s school work have been seized despite not being relevant to any supposed “crime”. The only crime those affected are guilty of is being Irish Republicans.
In addition to this, Saoradh activists have been under intense surveillance in recent weeks with an intensification of already abused powers to Stop and Search that the PSNI have at their disposal.
Since the formation of Saoradh, both the British and 26 County administrations in Ireland have directed an onslaught of harassment towards party members and supporters. This has…
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