Govt response to healthcare crisis is a “sticking plaster on a gaping wound”

Today, speaking on the Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2014, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit said that the Government response to healthcare crisis is a “sticking plaster on a gaping wound” with a two tier health system and the...

27th November 2014

“Devil is in the detail” but Government housing plans will not address spiralling housing and homelessness emergency

Social housing announcement – triumph of spin over substance and masks continued move towards privatisation of social housing provision Less than a third of promised 35,000 units will be new council houses – barely scratching the list. In a statement,...

26th November 2014

Access to water is not “for sale”

Richard Boyd Barrett speaking on the motion regarding Human Rights budgeting, 25 November

26th November 2014

Richard Boyd Barrett TD discusses water charges on RTE Radio’s Sean O’Rourke Show

Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit & Right2Water Campaign discusses water charges on RTE Radio’s Sean O’Rourke Show on Friday 21st Nov 2014.

21st November 2014

All roads lead to demonstration on the 10th of December!

Speaking on 20th November, Richard Boyd Barrett TD tells the government that the demonstration planned for the 10th of December will call for the scrapping of water charges.

20th November 2014

Richard Boyd Barrett on water privatisation

Richard Boyd Barrett TD speaking on water privatisation on 20th November, 2014

20th November 2014