No change to disastrous policies of privatisation in key areas of social housing , health and vital infrastructure

No change to disastrous policies of privatisation in key areas of social housing , health and vital infrastructure No change – No serious commitment on inequality, wealth distribution or women’s rights In a statement today, Richard Boyd Barrett who spoke...

6th May 2016

Mass movement of People Power close to victory on water charges

The movement of people power is very close to a victory on the issue of Irish Water and water charges. Brad Smith TD said that we are not at the finish line yet but we are very close to abolishing Irish...

27th April 2016

Dáil has clear mandate to abolish water charges say 39 TDs

Right2Water TDs announce joint motion calling for abolition of water charges and call on FF to honour their pre-election pledge At a joint press conference this afternoon in Leinster House, AAA-PBP, Sinn Féin, Independents 4 Change, the Social Democrats aswell...

22nd April 2016

Anything less than total abolition of water charges is a betrayal of Dáil’s democratic mandate

Water charges should be disentangled from government formation talks In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, of People Before Profit has said that the only satisfactory solution for the public in regards to Irish Water is the total abolition of...

21st April 2016

Water demonstration outside the Dáil today to maintain resistance to water charges

Today a demonstration was held by the Scrap Water Charges Now group outside the Dáil. People Before Profit were one of the groups supporting the protest. Richard Boyd Barrett said “What we have seen is a massive resistance to the...

10th March 2016

Claim that abolishing water charges would cost €7 billion is totally misleading and pure scaremongering

With or without Irish water and water charges, fixing the water infrastructure will cost billions and be paid by the public – the question is how we pay.In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for AAA-People Before Profit has said...

2nd March 2016