Call For An Immediate Ban On The Round-Up Weedkiller

On foot of the €2 billion award against Bayer for damages caused by the weed killer, Roundup, Gillian Brien, the People Before Profit candidate for Dublin, has called for a ban on its use...

Crazy Rents – It’s Cheaper To Buy If Daddy Or Mammy Have The Deposit

Rents have gone completely mad as the average national rent for family home hits €1,366. In Dublin, the average rent is over €2,000 a month. That means it is cheaper to buy a house –...

Bríd Smith Welcomes Climate Emergency Declaration

People Before Profit TD Bríd Smith has welcomed the passing of a Dáil motion that declares a Climate Emergency and urged the Government to accept its implications.   Speaking after the motion was accepted, she said: “If...

Broadband- Denis O Brien Scores Again

Rural broadband is set to cost the state €3 billion – and we won’t even own it. If broadband had been installed by a  public company years ago, it would have cost only a fraction of...

Broadband Plan Denounced As The “Most Expensive And Shameless Government Spin In History”

Concern for rural Ireland described as fake as state gives huge bonanza to private tech and finance firms Bríd Smith TD has called the Broadband announcement by Government the “most expensive press release and piece of media spin in...

Labour: They Won’t Be Missed

In a desperate bid to shore up their declining fortunes, the Labour Party has attacked People Before Profit at the launch of their local election manifesto, claiming that it treats local authorities like the United Nations. The...

People Before Profit Make Big Gains In North

Gerry Carroll has described the surge in seats for People Before Profit as "an unprecedented breakthrough for the Socialist left." Gerry added: "We are witnessing the emergence of a new style of politics, and People...

Cervical Check: Get Rid Of The Politicians Who Privatised

The High Court will rule today on a case taken by Ruth Morrissey who is suing the HSE and two laboratories - Quest Diagnostics and MedLab Pathology Limited -over the false reading of a...

Gillian Brien Slams High Cost Of Medicines

Many health systems in the EU are suffering the consequences of the intellectual property policies that have been foisted on countries by the pharmaceutical sector, according to Gillian Brien, people Before Profit candidate for...

Is Nuclear Power A Source Of Green Energy? – What Are The Alternatives?

For nearly 70 years nuclear power has been touted by governments the world over as a safe clean renewable source of energy: a clean environmentally friendly carbon neutral source of renewable energy that will...