Sunday 23 July 2017

Will Greyhound Lockout end the same way as 1913?

Workers march on Dublin City Hall to protest against Greyhound Household
Workers march on Dublin City Hall to protest against Greyhound Household
Sarah Carey

Sarah Carey

Just last year we were commemorating the 1913 Lockout and nostalgia reigned.

I caught the occasional whiff of romanticism for trade unionism and solidarity. But the centenary ended and that was that.

Back to business as usual and the meek acceptance that recessions are a time when in the name of survival companies slash and burn pay and conditions.

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