New figures of over 7000 now homeless- The governments housing plan is a total failure.

Sickening news this morning that homeless figures have increased yet again to over 7000 (including 2500 children). When I raised it with the Minister – all we get is the same old platitudes which will mean the next figures will...

26th January 2017

Housing agency & government continue to repeat failed market dogma that caused last crisis in analysis of Ireland’s Housing needs

Without rent controls and massive emergency council housing programme the housing crisis will continue & bubble economy will re-inflate. In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett has rubbished the latest report from the government’s Housing Agency for repeating failed market dogma...

29th July 2015

Government policies have caused and worsened the disastrous and deepening crisis in housing and homelessness

In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance has condemned what he described as the abysmal failure of the government to address the worsening housing and homelessness crisis. Deputy Boyd Barrett’s statement came in response...

21st April 2015