The entire political establishment colluded with Apple in an act of “economic treason”

The entire political establishment colluded with Apple in an act of “economic treason” to rob the public of billions desperately needed cash for public housing and other cash starved public services. Fine Gael, Labour, Fianna Fail and some independents turned...

30th August 2016

TOTALLY OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT PAYING VAST SUMS OF PUBLIC MONEY TO LAWYERS TO PREVENT APPLE RE-PAYING, POTENTIALLY, BILLIONS IN UN-PAID TAX, DESPERATELY NEEDED FOR HOUSING AND VITAL SERVICES

GOVERNMENT ATTITUDE TO APPLE TAX RULING PROVES THERE’S ONE LAW FOR THE CORPORATIONS AND ANOTHER FOR ORDINARY CITIZENS. In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, Finance spokesperson for the People Before Profit Alliance and member of the new Dail budget...

30th August 2016

Reverse the discriminatory u26 Jobseekers rate

People Before Profit TD  calls for the restoration of all social welfare cuts as priority for Minister for Social Protection    Reverse the discriminatory u26 Jobseekers rate   People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith, has called on the government and...

27th July 2016

Government language around the issue is tinged with contempt for those availing of social welfare

People Before Profit TD, Gino Kenny, has stated that the governments apparent view of people availing of social welfare is elitist and snobbish. This claim comes in a response to a parliamentary question, tabled by Deputy Kenny, asking if the...

4th July 2016

Ireland- No country for young people

Government figures on unemployment not consistent with reality Jobsbridge and labour activation schemes have to go; work must pay People Before Profit TD, Gino Kenny, has said in a statement that the governments figures for unemployment of 8.6% are illusory...

18th April 2016

TD warns that “tsunami” of bad debt could hit SMEs

Bríd Smith appeals to Dankse Bank not to off load SME loan portfolio’s to bad debt agencies. In an article published  in the Local News in Dublin South Central, People Before Profit TD Bríd Smith has warned that a plan...

15th April 2016