People Before Profit election campaign: Meet our Candidates

People Before Profit election campaign: Meet our Candidates

People Before Profit is fielding its strongest ever team of candidates for the coming general election. For our second Meet our Candidates feature Socialist Worker talked to four of candidates in the Dublin area:   Richard Boyd Barrett TD in Dun Laoghaire,  Cllr. Gino Kenny in Dublin Mid West, Cllr. John Lyons in Dublin Bay North […]

As thousands march across Ireland- it’s time for change

On Saturday January 24th thousands of people marched across Ireland. The marches were organised as a Right2Water day of action and are a stepping stone to a massive national protest the Saturday before the election.

As thousands march across Ireland- it’s time for change

On Saturday January 24th thousands of people marched across Ireland. The marches were organised as a Right2Water day of action and are a stepping stone to a massive national protest the Saturday before the election. About 10,000 protested in Dublin city centre alone with another 10,000 in Cork and thousands marching in smaller protests taking […]

Ireland’s Shame – the Housing Crisis

Everyday the politicians, RTE and the newspapers tell us the Irish economy is in ‘recovery’. ‘We’ are all supposed to be getting better off. Every week some Government Minister leaks new information about some give away they have planned to bribe the electorate, who they’ve, been robbing for five years, in the pre-election budget.

Ireland’s Shame – the Housing Crisis

Everyday the politicians, RTE and the newspapers tell us the Irish economy is in ‘recovery’. ‘We’ are all supposed to be getting better off. Every week some Government Minister leaks new information about some give away they have planned  to bribe the electorate, who they’ve, been robbing for five years,  in the pre-election budget. And […]

A Radical Alternative Vision for Ireland | Conference organised by People Before Profit

People Before Profit is holding a public conference on 18-20 September to discuss, expand and flesh out policies.

A Radical Alternative Vision for Ireland | Conference organised by People Before Profit

For a Real Radical Alternative As the fate of Syriza in Greece shows it is not enough to say you are anti-austerity to be able to deliver an alternative. The example of Sinn Féin in the North proves the same point. It’s not a question of sincerity. If you accept the logic of the system […]

Tens of thousands march- We can challenge the establishment.

Tens of thousands march- We can challenge the establishment.

Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Dublin today, August 29th, to voice their anger over the imposition of the water charge by the Fine Gael Labour Government. Today’s protest shows how strong this people power movement is. People traveled from every corner of the country. The community resistance and protest movement […]

Protest, Boycott, Elections- use every tactic to beat Irish Water

Irish water is in big trouble. More than half the population have refused to pay the water charge. The Government's spin is unravelling.

Protest, Boycott, Elections- use every tactic to beat Irish Water

Irish water is in big trouble. More than half the population have refused to pay the water charge. The Government’s spin is unravelling. They said water charges were for conservation but you could leave your tap running and get a grant of €100. They said Irish Water would be ‘off balance’ from the State’s revenues […]

Richard Boyd Barrett condemns Aer Lingus Sale

In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance has slammed as an outrageous betrayal and act of national sabotage, the decision of the government, and particularly the Labour Party to sell off its remaining 25% stake in Aer Lingus to multinational airline IAG

Richard Boyd Barrett condemns Aer Lingus Sale

In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance has slammed as an outrageous betrayal and act of national sabotage, the decision of the government, and particularly the Labour Party to sell off its remaining 25% stake in Aer Lingus to multinational airline IAG Richard Boyd Barrett said:  “The decision to […]

Government censors housing debate

Priority Daíl Questions on homeless crisis censored - Richard Boyd Barrett. Government attempting to cover-up its responsibility and shift blame, as homeless and housing crisis spirals further out of control.

Government censors housing debate

Priority Daíl Questions on homeless crisis censored – Richard Boyd Barrett Government attempting to cover-up its responsibility and shift blame, as homeless and housing crisis spirals further out of control. In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, for the People Before Profit Alliance, has condemned as “disgraceful” the decision to disallow priority questions he submitted […]

Mass Campaign on Housing Crisis Begins

A very successful conference on the housing crisis organised by People Before Profit has launched a broad Right2Housing campaign of resistance to homelessness and repossession, and for decent housing for all.

Mass Campaign on Housing Crisis Begins

A very successful conference on the housing crisis organised by People Before Profit has launched a broad Right2Housing campaign of resistance to homelessness and repossession, and for decent housing for all. In a packed room in Dublin’s Academy Plaza Hotel, guest speaker Andrew McLaren from TCD told the conference that the decision to leave housing […]