The entire political establishment colluded with Apple in an act of “economic treason”

The entire political establishment colluded with Apple in an act of “economic treason” to rob the public of billions desperately needed cash for public housing and other cash starved public services. Fine Gael, Labour, Fianna Fail and some independents turned...

30th August 2016

TOTALLY OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT PAYING VAST SUMS OF PUBLIC MONEY TO LAWYERS TO PREVENT APPLE RE-PAYING, POTENTIALLY, BILLIONS IN UN-PAID TAX, DESPERATELY NEEDED FOR HOUSING AND VITAL SERVICES

GOVERNMENT ATTITUDE TO APPLE TAX RULING PROVES THERE’S ONE LAW FOR THE CORPORATIONS AND ANOTHER FOR ORDINARY CITIZENS. In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, Finance spokesperson for the People Before Profit Alliance and member of the new Dail budget...

30th August 2016

People Before Profit TD welcomes vote for strike action by Dublin Bus drivers and NBRU members

Brid Smith TD today welcomed the overwhelming vote for strike action by Dublin Bus drivers and members of the NBRU . Noting the huge majority in favor of industrial action in pursuit of a pay claim, (over 96% voted in...

6th August 2016

Brid Smith TD urges Custom House Apartments management company to respect security workers concerns amid safety fears

Brid Smith TD today condemned the attitude and actions of the Custom House apartment management company in relation to its treatment of several security workers at the complex. Deputy Smith believes the management’s actions that have resulted in no security...

5th August 2016

TD alarmed at suggestion that Rapid Build houses could be placed at site of proposed children’s park in deprived inner city area

Brid Smith TD has expressed her alarm at suggestions that a site that Dublin City council had only recently zoned recreational for the development of a proposed park and children’s playground might instead be used for Rapid Build housing units....

5th August 2016

Fitzgerald’s statements on Direct Provision slammed as the ‘continuation of an inhumane policy’

Governemnts Direct Provision policy is driven by state racism claims PBP TD Bríd Smith In a statement, People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith, has said that Minister Frances Fitzgerald’s claim that there is no alternative to the system of Direct Provision...

3rd August 2016