Anti-War / Palestine

TD asks Taoiseach to support Not on our Watch call for Ireland to take in 200 unaccompanied minors in from ‘Jungle’ camp in Calais

In the Dáil today, Anti-Austerity Alliance-People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett, asked all the political parties and the Taoiseach to support the call by Not on our Watch for Ireland to take in 200 unaccompanied children from the ‘Jungle’ camp...

26th October 2016
Dun Laoghaire Harbour / Save our Seafront

Save Our Seafront AGM – Thursday 29th June

Save our Seafront are holding their annual AGM on Thursday 29thJune @ 7 pm in the Eblana Club -all welcome. Speakers include; Richard Boyd Barrett TD, Paul O’Brien (Author and Historian) and Fergal McLoughlin (An Taisce)

21st June 2017

Richard Boyd Barrett condemns Howlin’s attacks on the left

PBP TD condemns Howlin and Labour’s pathetic attacks on the left and denial about its own responsibility for Labour’s electoral melt-down. Labour owe the public an apology for the homeless crisis and their litany of broken promises In a statement,...

11th May 2016
Right to Housing Campaign

Vulture Funds evict residents in Dun Laoghaire

Richard Boyd Barrett is working with residents of 17 apartments in Dún Laoghaire in Dublin have been told by their landlords – two global investment funds – that they have to vacate the property within weeks Under the Residential Tenancies...

4th August 2017
Education Equality

Proposed sale of pitches at Clonkeen College

The Christian Brothers have agreed a deal to sell 8.5 acres of lands at Clonkeen College including sports pitches for development, the money will be used to pay the remainder of the monies owed to the redress board, although People...

24th May 2017
Trade Union / Workers' Rights

TD slams Department of Education “Bully boy tactics” in teacher dispute

Deputy Brid Smith has called on the Department of Education to withdraw threats it has issued to teachers in the ASTI. Teachers are been told they must sign up and agree to substitution and supervisor duties by tomorrow or face...

27th October 2016
Pro Choice / Repeal the 8th

Public Meeting – Women Can’t Wait-Repeal the 8th

Public Meeting on 12th September Women can’t Wait – Repeal the 8th The Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire @ 8pm with Ailbhe Smyth (Convenor Coalition to repeal the 8th) Colm O’Gorman (Amnesty International), Roisin Cronin (Trade Unions for Repeal), Philomena...

5th September 2017
The Environment / Climate Change / Natural Resources


Think Left Dun Laoghaire – A Day of Debate and Discussion We are witnessing unprecedented levels of inequality. Eight billionaires own the same amount of wealth as half the world’s population – or 3.6billion people. We need a genuine radical...

10th May 2017