Campaigners call on Independent Alliance to refuse to allow Fine Gael to block AAA-PBP Repeal Bill

2,159 women have been forced to travel to access abortion services since the government was elected Precedent set for government parties to hold different positions – in 1983 to introduce 8th Amendment – Labour Tanaiste voted against Fine Gael Taoiseach...

24th October 2016

TD slams stealth cuts to medical card

In a statement today Brid Smith, People Before Profit TD, is calling on the Government to immediately re-instate all drugs that have been removed from the GMS Medical Card scheme since 2014 “The Government’s proposed reduction in the Autumn Budget...

21st September 2016

People Before Profit support Psychiatric Nurses in strike action decision

Drastic measures required due to short fall in funding and staffing levels People Before Profit fully support the decision of the Psychiatric Nurses Association members to go on strike in reaction to chronically low staffing levels in hospital and community...

9th June 2016

People Before Profit TD lashes out at government for failing to get tough on pharma companies

Government failing to find sources of drugs which are far cheaper abroad People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett has today lashed out at the government for failing to get tough with Pharmaceutical companies who are charging extortionate charges for...

2nd June 2016

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