Taoiseach must come out & condemn mass trial and possibility of execution of Irish citizen

Ibrahim Halawa, a 19 year old Dublin born man has been imprisoned, without the right to a fair trial, for nearly 2 years for peacefully protesting in Egypt. Mr Halawa (19) goes on trial on Sunday along with 493 others...

28th March 2015

Refusal to change rent caps – a recipe for disaster that guarantees housing and homelessness crisis will get worse

People Before Profit TD slams announcement by Tanaiste that she will not change rent allowance caps In a statement this afternoon People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett, has slammed the announcement that Minister Joan Burton will not be raising...

27th March 2015

Irish Water are getting desperate, we must continue to boycott

In a statement, People Before Profit spokesperson, Barry Martin has called the new developments of Irish Water inaccurate billing a ‘joke’ and shows that it is close to defeat. Reports have surfaced this morning that Irish Water will be issuing...

26th March 2015

Sleepwalking through a crisis? Housing crisis set to deepen as Dublin rents begin to sky-rocket

People Before Profit have said that they are deeply concerned about reports presented by the Private Residential Tenancies Board (PRTB) that rents are continuing to rise and are approaching boom levels. According to reports in the Irish Independent Dublin rents...

26th March 2015

Housing campaigners to meet in Dublin on Saturday to discuss urgent action on housing, rents and homelessness.

In a statement this morning People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett announced a Right 2 Housing conference on Saturday in The Academy Plaza Hotel (Cathal Brugha Street) from 10.30 – 4.00. The conference will bring together long time housing...

26th March 2015