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...

Dublin: It’s Social Apartheid – Not Social Mix

Dublin City Council’s decision to let developers away with having to provide 10% social housing in high class areas has exploded their previous talk about ‘social mix’. In  a statement, Gillian Brien said, ‘Last year Dublin City...

Eoghan Murphy Rips Off Taxpayers

The Minister responsible for the housing crisis, Eoghan Murphy, spent €36,000 of taxpayers’ money on Saint Patrick’s Day trips to Asia and South America. Included in this was €2,604 for a limousine hire in Tokyo. Another...

People Before Profit Launch European Election Candidates At Dublin Press Conference

People Before Profit launched their candidates for the upcoming European Elections at a press conference in Dublin today. The candidates who have been selected by People Before Profit are Gillian Brien- Dublin (www.gillianbrien.ie), Adrienne Wallace-...

Lyra McKee: A Terrible And Futile Killing

The Killing of Lyra McKee by the New IRA was despicable. No cause could possibly be served by this murder- it was completely futile. Lyra McKee was an active member of the National Union of...

Big Spenders: How Fine Gael Wastes Our Money

Tens of thousands languish on the housing waiting lists. More wait in pain hoping for a hospital operation. But Fine Gael’s excuse is always the same – we don’t have the money. But they are...

People Before Profit Launch Climate Action Committee Minority Report

At a press conference in Dublin today People Before Profit launched their Minority Report on the Oireachtas Climate Action Committee Climate Action Report. People Before Profit TDs Bríd Smith and Richard Boyd Barrett were joined...

Rewarded: Enda Kenny Joins Vulture Fund

What do Fine Gael politicians do when they retire? Join the corporate elite naturally.  The Dublin, MEP, Brian Hayes has become a well-paid lobbyist for bankers. Now their former leader, Enda Kenny is joining the...

Call For Ban On Hazardous Pesticides

Research published in the journal Science of the Total Environment has discovered that Ireland’s water supplies contain hazardous levels of pesticides. Irish Water has also acknowledged the danger. Reacting to the news, People Before Profit’s...

Property Tax Scam

Fine Gael has decided to postpone massive increases in the property tax until after Euro, Local and  General elections. The taxes will then escalate dramatically because of rising property prices. The property tax was forced on...