THINK LEFT CONFERENCE

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

Bríd Smith TD attacks Government inaction on Sellafield risks

People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith, accused the Government and Minister Dennis Naughton of dangerous inaction after recent revelations over the safety of the Sellafield nuclear facility. Deputy Smith said the Minister’s statement that they are seeking a meeting of...

18th September 2016

People Before Profit has called on the Government to abolish a new pay-by-weight waste collection scheme for green bins

People Before Profit has launched a campaign calling for the new green bin charges to be scrapped It was introduced by former environment minister Alan Kelly in the last weeks of his ministry. Richard Boyd Barrett TD said it was an “absolutely disgraceful”...

16th May 2016

Richard Boyd Barrett TD and Gerry Carroll MLA hit out at ‘cloak and dagger’ drilling that could lead to fracking North and South

People Before Profit to campaign against Infrastrata exploratory drill near Woodburn Reservoir in Co. Antrim MLA and TD hit out at ‘cloak and dagger’ tactic by authorities in allowing this drill to take place; implications for South People Before Profit...

13th May 2016

People Before Profit join environmental groups to propose Dáil bill banning fracking

Government promises on Climate Change and reducing fossil fuel nothing but “hot air” if they refuse to ban fracking Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance today presented a bill to the Dáil calling for a complete...

17th December 2015