Veil of secrecy surrounds Government plan to sell-off harvesting rights of public forests

Sale of harvesting rights amounts to asset stripping of precious resource to benefit banks

27th March 2013

Taoiseach challenged on influence of Clearing House Group on Government policy

People before Profit/ULA spokesperson, Richard Boyd Barrett challenged TD Enda Kenny during Taoiseach’s questions on the influence of some of the World’s largest financial companies and banks on his department and on government policy.

27th March 2013

OBSCENE PAY OF BOUCHER AND BOI EXECUTIVES – AN INSULT AND KICK IN THE TEETH FOR STRUGGLING IRISH FAMILIES

In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit/ULA, Finance spokesperson, has described the €910,000 salary, pension contribution and benefit-in-kind package received by Bank of Ireland CEO, Richie Boucher as “an obscenity” and a “another cruel kick in the...

20th March 2013

Richard Boyd Barrett TD speaking on the Cypriot Crisis on Vincent Browne Show

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19th March 2013