Racism and Immigration Policy

Summary

  • Oppose Racism in all its forms – legislate to make racism a hate crime.
  • Oppose the policy of Fortress Europe – welcome a proportion of those fleeing war and persecution.
  • Legislate to End Direct Provision System.
  • Oppose all deportations – treat refugees and asylum seekers with dignity and respect.
  • Integrate Migrants – Give them Voting Rights.
  • Oppose all forms of Islamophobia.
  • Support the right of Muslim people, along with all other religions, to practice their religious beliefs
  • Reverse Cuts to Traveller Supports – oppose state racism against Travellers.
  • Establish an Independent National Housing Agency to oversee the delivery of safe and culturally appropriate Traveller Accommodation.
  • Reverse cuts to Traveller services and the improvement of those services, to include Education, Health, Employment and Equality programmes.
  • Public inquiry into the Carrickmines Tragedy.
  • Traveller representation in the Seanad and other organs of the state.
  • No Platform for Fascists – oppose them on the streets if necessary.
  • Oppose Donald Trump’s Racism.
  • Oppose Israel as an apartheid state. Support the Ban Divestment and Sanctions Movement against Israel.
  • Oppose Britain First in the North.