Budget Day Protest

[slideshow] This evening saw an angry protest of up to 1,000 people march to the Dail against the Budget Cuts. The budget sees major cuts including; a cut in Respite Care Grant, child benefit, electricity allowance, telephone allowance, a tripling...

5th December 2012

United Left Alliance Budget Proposal

Click on image below for United Left Alliance Budget 2013 Document ULA-Budget 2013

4th December 2012

20,000 people take part in anti austerity protest

Up to 20,000 people took part in an anti austerity protest in Dublin today. The protest was organised by the Dublin Council of Trade Unions and community organisations and the Campaign Against the House hold and Water Charges. the crowds...

24th November 2012

PBPA/ULA TD says anti-austerity protests must escalate from today towards national stoppage

Government cannot be allowed to rip society apart and destroy economy with further austerity In a statement in advance of today’s national pre-budget demonstration against cuts and austerity, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for People Before Profit/ULA called for today’s demonstration...

24th November 2012

Richard Boyd Barrett challenges government record on human rights

During Leaders Questions, on Wednesday 21st November, Richard Boyd Barrett challenged Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the Government’s record on human rights with respect to the case of Savita Halappanavar, the right to choice, the rights of special needs children and...

22nd November 2012

Thousands march to Dail against disability cuts

Up to 5,000 people, mainly the disabled and carers, marched in a very lively and angry protest organised by the Disability Rights Alliance and supported by the Alliance Against Cuts in Education to the dates of Dail Eireann yesterday. The...

22nd November 2012