Passing of Housing Bill yet another shameful betrayal by Labour as tens of thousands of housing applicants get thrown off housing list

In a statement this morning, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit Alliance, has expressed outrage that the Housing Bill, passed this morning will remove tens of thousands of families and individuals from housing lists across the country. Deputy Boyd...

26th June 2014

Passing of Housing Bill will unleash outrage and despair for tens of thousands on housing list

PBPA TD appeals to the government to pull back from disastrous housing plan to avoid housing chaos In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD said the passing of the Housing Miscellaneous Bill 2014 in the Dáil tonight will produce outrage...

24th June 2014

Rathfarnham anti-racist rally in support of local resident attacked by racist vandals

Anti-racism activists called for a rally in Rathfarnham Village on Thursday, 19 June at 6.30pm, following the news of a foreign taxi driver’s home being racially attacked over the weekend. The victim, Happy Agamah (63), who is a German citizen,...

19th June 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy & peace activists address Dail Committee over US Military use of Shannon Airport

Peace activists Margaretta D’Arcy, Dr Ed Horgan and Dr John Lannon today addressed a Dail Committee over US Miltary use of Shannon Airport. Watch their presentations and Richard Boyd Barrett TD below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-0TUD5MXJU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZoF4KRUOfs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONutSSLOtdI

18th June 2014

The HAP scheme means people will lose their place on the local authority housing list

Richard Boyd Barrett TD speaking on RTE Radio One’s Morning Ireland today (June 18th) criticised the HAP scheme saying people will lose their place on the local authority housing list https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BoYpZTCF8-w

18th June 2014

Government forced to move on oil and gas giveaway but still falls far short of what is needed

We need to follow Norway model not just tinker with terms and conditions of current regime In a statement this lunchtime, People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett said the announcement today by the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural...

18th June 2014