People Before Profit TD challenges Taoiseach to tell European Council that EU/IMF austerity is crushing vulnerable & poor & killing Ireland’s economy

Speaking in the Dail today during a debate on the forthcoming European Council meeting, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance, challenged the Taoiseach to tell his European counter-parts that the EU-IMF austerity programme was inflicting immense...

27th June 2011

Richard Boyd Barrett TD Dail speech ‘Europe Day’ May 9th

“When I heard we would be celebrating our EU membership with a special sitting of the Dáil, I thought it was a sick joke. It just beggars belief that when this country is being crucified by an EU-IMF deal, the...

10th May 2011

EUROPE DAY SPECIAL DAIL SITTING: ‘A SICK JOKE FROM AN ALREADY BANKRUPT GOVERNMENT’

In a statement, People Before Profit Alliance TD, Richard Boyd Barrett has described the special sitting of the Dail (Monday May 9th) to celebrate Ireland’s membership of the EU as “the sick joke of an already bankrupt government” in the...

10th May 2011

SERIOUS QUESTIONS OVER SAFETY OF CENSUS DATA

RICHARD BOYD BARRETT TD SPEAKING IN DAIL AT 6PM TODAY ABOUT CONCERNS OVER COMPANY ACCUSED OF INVOLVEMENT IN INTERROGATION AT ABU GHRAIB PRISON IN IRAQ On Tuesday, 29 March in the Dail, Richard Boyd Barrett TD asked the Taoiseach to...

31st March 2011

Video of opening speech in Dail Eireann

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12th March 2011