People are being denied carers due to faulty process

Richard Boyd Barrett highlights problems with the assessment process for those who need carers.

26th March 2015

Taoiseach and Tánaiste’s definition of success is perverse if success is lining the pockets of bankers, speculators and spin-doctors at the expense of the people

Speaking in the Dáil this evening during statement on the Review of the Programme for Government Richard Boyd Barrett TD accused the government of bullshit for claiming they have successfully turned the economy around when there is an emergency in...

4th March 2014

People Before Profit TD accuses Taoiseach of ‘bullshit’ in Dail as poverty and suffering spiral

In his Dail statement on the Government’s Priorities for the Year Ahead, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit Alliance People Before Profit TD accused the Taoiseach of ‘bullshit’ in Dail Lab/FG government’s success record after 3 years in power...

4th March 2014

People Before Profit TD supports campaign by parents of children with sensory disabilities to protect visiting teacher service

People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett on foot of representations from parents and teachers submitted a parliamentary question asking for reassurances from Minister for Education, Ruairi Quinn, that there will be no cuts to the visiting teacher service for...

23rd January 2014

A People’s Assembly against Austerity on 18th September as Dáil Re-opens

Trade unions, civil society organisations and opposition groups call on public to join A People’s Assembly to demand alternatives to austerity Yesterday outside the Dáil, a range of trade unions, civil society groups and political organisations announced details for A...

13th September 2013