Youth Unemployment Figures Show Lost Generation; Time to Break From Austerity Madness

Figures from the CSO yesterday show the impact of the economic crisis and the failure of the austerity strategy of the government and the Troika. The unemployment rate at the time of the Census in 2011 amongst 15-19 year olds...

27th July 2012

The previous Fianna Fáil led government should be in the dock with Fitzpatrick

Political establishment an accessory to crimes of banking elite by making ordinary people not the bondholders suffer the losses Responding to the arrest of Sean Fitzpatrick (pictured left), former chair of Anglo Irish Bank, Richard Boyd Barrett TD of People...

26th July 2012

Richard Boyd Barrett TD speaking at meeting in Listowel

People Before Profit meeting this evening @ 8.00p.m. in the Three Mermaids bar , Listowel. Speakers are TD Richard Boyd Barrett and Sarah O’Rourke (People Before Profit Alliance). All are welcome, if you have questions or issues which you feel...

26th July 2012

Over 1,000 people take part in Anti Austerity Protest outside the Dail

Yesterday saw over 1,000 people take part in an anti-austerity protest outside the Dail. People from household charge, hospital cuts, school cuts, special education cuts, home help, rent allowance cuts campaigns and much more from across the country came together...

19th July 2012

The rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer

The rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer – it’s official, says Richard Boyd Barrett PBPA TD lashes gross unfairness and inequality in the distribution of austerity burden and calls for radical shift in tax policy Richard...

17th July 2012