The People's Movement campaigns against any measures that further develop the EU into a federal super-state and works to defend and enhance popular sovereignty, democracy and social justice in Ireland.


People's News - 6 April 2014

The current edition of People's News, dated 6 April 2014, is available for download here (520 KB).

Back issues of the newsletter are available here.


New flag proposed for the EU


The flag of austerity in Europe.

Galway-based artist Barbara Glynn has redesigned the flag of the European Union in order to symbolise its policy of permanent austerity.


The new flag flying.


New poll reveals lack of awareness and mistrust

A new RedC poll commissioned by the EU Democrats, an EU-wide political organization, for the People’s Movement has found that Irish people are not aware of forthcoming changes to the EU's decision-making process and that they are strongly opposed to any further impositions on taxpayers to save the euro.

A summary of the poll results is available in PDF format here. A press statement issued by the People's Movement is available here.


Banking union

The People's Movement condemned the proposed euro-zone banking union in a press statement issued on 18 December 2013.


New print by Robert Ballagh

A new print by Robert Ballagh, in a limited edition of twenty-five, is available from the People’s Movement. The print depicts one star in the EU flag representing a fractured EU member state — Ireland!

The print, which is 37 × 30 cm, costs €125 unframed and €150 framed. All proceeds go to supporting our work. Phone 087 2308330 for your copy.


For sovereignty, democracy and social justice.