Labour Party (Ireland)
The Labour Party (Irish: Páirtí an Lucht Oibre, literally "Party of the Working People") is a social democratic political party in the Republic of Ireland. It was founded on 28 May 1912 in Clonmel, County Tipperary, by James Connolly, James Larkin and William O'Brien.
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