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Video -Seán Edwards long time Communist Activist August 25, 2016

Posted by irishelectionliterature in The Left.
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Via The Irish Republican Marxist History Project

This is the story of veteran Communist Seán Edwards who as a young man joined The Communist Party of Ireland.

He was a founding member of the Irish Anti Apartheid Movement and in a short time was involved in the boycott of South African goods.
In addition Edwards was active with the Anti Nuclear Movement, Dublin Housing Action Committee and Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign to name but a few.

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1. Paddy Healy - August 26, 2016

Also former executive member Teachers Union of Ireland
He is still alive and “kicking-up” as ever
Now very active in Retired Members Association-TUI
Like Harry Pollit in the old song, when he passes on he will get to work on trade unionising the angels and saints and an seeking an amnesty for the crowd down below!

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