Campaign To Keep The Covid-19 Payment

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael are getting ready to cut the €350 payment. Their tactic is simple – pick an exceptional case and say we cannot subsidise people who don’t need it.

No, Judges Are Not Independent

The political establishment are up in arms because  Bríd Smith TD had the temerity to question the role of a judge in attacking workers’ rights.  Even worse, she pointed to...

PFG: A Cynical Power Grab By The Right

The programme for government (PfG) is a cynical attempt to steal the result of the last election from voters demanding progressive change. The backdrop to the document is a historic defeat for...

Workers Rights Removed By Upper Class Judge At The Stroke Of A Pen

A right wing judge in the High Court, Garrett Simons, has made a ruling that will overturn the legal rights of workers and lead to massive  pay cuts. Ever...

Greens Urged Not To Cave Into Establishment Pressure

TDs from People Before Profit and RISE have urged the Green party members not to cave to establishment pressure by signing up to a regressive and conservative Programme for Government.

An Open Letter To Green Party Members

We are contacting you to urge you to reject coalition with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael. As climate activists and concerned citizens we have worked and campaigned alongside many Green party members...

Restore Full Welfare Payments For 18-25 Year Olds

People before Profit are calling for the immediate restoration of full welfare payments for the 18-25 year olds. This cut has always been opposed on equality grounds but as the Youth Guarantee...

Stop Pay Cuts At Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus is embarking on a strategy that will impoverish its workforce.  Pay cuts of 70% of income are planned as well as major changes in conditions. It began...

Programme For Government: A Bad Deal For Workers

The programme for government (PfG) is a bad deal for workers. It does not reflect the vote for change in the election. Nor does it reflect the  huge support for frontline workers...

System Change, Not Greenwashing

The Programme for Government from Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green Party is not a radical or far reaching document and will not deliver what we need on climate. It remains...

Aer Lingus Workers – From Heroes To Victims Of Greed

AER LINGUS WORKERS – FROM HEROES TO VICTIMS OF GREED  Aer Lingus is launching an attack on its workforce that is set to cause greater hardship. Staff in Shannon...