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#People Before Profit

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# people-before-profit - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Pregnant mother of four soon to be homeless as landlord is selling home

Sarah and her husband Eamon have until June to try to find a new home for their family.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

'I gave birth to my child on a metal table at 18, alone in a room in a convent' Bessborough This post contains videos

'I gave birth to my child on a metal table at 18, alone in a room in a convent'

Deirdre Wadding says her time in the Cork mother and baby home in 1981 has haunted her ever since.

# people-before-profit - Monday 6 March, 2017

'Get out of our lives': Call for abortion penalty to be reduced to €1 fine

A new bill aimed at decriminalising abortion in Ireland will be debated by the Dáil tomorrow.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 5 February, 2017

The 32-county People Before Profit and why it's anti-austerity and pro-Brexit

The party has two representatives in Stormont.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Poll support for left-wing parties 'shows the huge impatience for Repeal referendum'

Today’s poll puts support for the Anti Austerity Alliance/People Before Profit at 9% – up three points since the last poll.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

People aren't happy about a proposed change to this Dublin Bus route

The 27b route is set for some changes from 10 July onwards.

# people-before-profit - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Dublin community protests against racism following attack on Afghan family

Two men and a teenage boy were set upon by a gang of men and told to “go back to your own country” last week.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 13 March, 2016

'I couldn't show my face in my area if I took home a TD's salary'

Gino Kenny has strong views on TD’s pay and says he’ll only take home the average industrial wage.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 17 January, 2016

The 8 most likely governments after the next election

As the election looms large, we assess what coalition options are on the table.

# people-before-profit - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Now they’re polling above Labour, AAA-PBP want to be grouped with the big parties

They’re sick of being lumped as ‘Independent/Others’.

# people-before-profit - Saturday 31 October, 2015

She's a witch! Meet the woman who could be Ireland's first Pagan TD

But Deirdre Wadding hopes it will be her radical left policies rather than her religion that will have voters under her spell.

# people-before-profit - Thursday 8 October, 2015

New left-wing party could make Gerry Adams the next Taoiseach

The Anti-Austerity Alliance and People Before Profit would consider coalition with Sinn Féin after the next election, says one of its TDs.

# people-before-profit - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Is this the left-wing party you’ve been waiting for?

The Anti-Austerity Alliance and People Before Profit are joining forces.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Councillor dies of suspected heart attack while driving

His colleagues have expressed their shock at his passing.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 31 May, 2015

After Averil’s shock departure, how do other parties shape up in terms of women?

We spoke to all of the main parties about reaching the 30% gender quota.

# people-before-profit - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Can politicians harness the power of the water movement?

They’re giving it a try.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Why can’t all the left-wing parties get their act together? Uniting The Left This post contains videos

Why can’t all the left-wing parties get their act together?

There are FIVE left-wing parties in the Dáil right now. Can’t they all just get along?

# people-before-profit - Friday 24 April, 2015

Young man takes on social welfare for 'age discrimination' over reduced dole

By-election candidate Adrienne Wallace says there would be outrage if ‘women or black people had to accept a lower rate’.

# people-before-profit - Monday 20 April, 2015

Why Richard Boyd Barrett thinks heroin and cocaine should be decriminalised War On Drugs This post contains videos

Why Richard Boyd Barrett thinks heroin and cocaine should be decriminalised

The People Before Profit TD has argued that all drugs should be decriminalised. Here’s why…

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Leo compares Enda to Michael Collins and smaller parties to a Monty Python sketch

No word on whether silly walks will be introduced at Leinster House.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

# people-before-profit - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Dublin councillors won’t have to foot €6,000 bill for printing anti-water charge leaflets

People Before Profit condemns the misuse of public monies.’

# people-before-profit - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Some protesters gathered outside the Fine Gael conference – and a journalist was asked to leave Water Charges This post contains videos

Some protesters gathered outside the Fine Gael conference – and a journalist was asked to leave

Around 170 people have turned up outside the Royal Theatre in Castlebar.

# people-before-profit - Friday 6 February, 2015

Boyd-Barrett: ‘I had to bury my daughter Ella. She was born with fatal foetal abnormalities’ Personal Experience This post contains videos

Boyd-Barrett: ‘I had to bury my daughter Ella. She was born with fatal foetal abnormalities’

The People Before Profit TD has recounted his own personal tragedy during a Dáil debate on abortion.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Here’s how much will be spent on cleaning streets and repairing paths in Dublin

The city council passed its annual budget last night.

# people-before-profit - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Watch: Joan Burton wants to know why water protesters have expensive phones and cameras

Her comments follow scuffles between protesters and gardaí in Clare Hall earlier this week.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Ex-MEP “would prefer” if People Before Profit had stayed out of Dáil race

Socialist Paul Murphy wasn’t happy with PBP after losing his seat in the Euros. Now they’ve declared a candidate in Dublin South-West.

# people-before-profit - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Where do the political parties stand on the Scottish independence?

The government has avoided expressing a view on the issue but where do the individual parties stand?

# people-before-profit - Thursday 14 August, 2014

High Court orders TD to stop blockading Greyhound trucks

Joan Collins and two Dublin councillors have been ordered to stop the blockade – but workers have vowed to continue to picket.

# people-before-profit - Saturday 9 August, 2014

High Court orders Dublin councillor to stop blockading Greyhound trucks

But Cllr Gino Kenny has vowed to break the injunction.

# people-before-profit - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Councillor removes Israeli flag from Dun Laoghaire Harbour

People Before Profit’s Hugh Lewis said constituents had contacted him, saying the were “disgusted” that the flag was flying at a time of such conflict.

# people-before-profit - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Dublin City Council votes for an arms and trade embargo on Israel

The DCC wants the Irish Government to follow suit.

# people-before-profit - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Thirsty for a revolution? No … we’re not, insist Raheny’s elderly residents

Residents of Tonlegee Drive aren’t huge fans of water charges. But they’re not too keen on the people protesting the charges either, as TheJournal.ie discovered…

# people-before-profit - Monday 26 May, 2014

The gloves are off: Socialists slam Brid Smith for splitting Dublin vote

Socialist MEP Paul Murphy lost his seat tonight but told reporters we haven’t seen the last of him yet…

# people-before-profit - Friday 16 May, 2014

'He doesn't know where the hell I was born': Woman in Kenny protest video speaks out

When Dette McLoughlin questioned the Taoiseach about water charges, he asked her where she was from. McLoughlin claims a garda approached her after the incident, looking for her details.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 4 May, 2014

What are you going to ask local election candidates? Here’s what we suggest…

If you intend to engage with politicians on the doorstep, what do you plan on saying?

# people-before-profit - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new ‘diversity poster’

People Before Profit candidate Memet Uludag, who is originally from Turkey, noticed on Thursday that bacon had been stuck to his posters.

# people-before-profit - Friday 2 May, 2014

“Outrage” as vandals tape bacon to posters of candidate with Turkish background

Memet Uludag — who has been living in Ireland since 1998 — noticed the items stuck to his election posters in Blanchardstown yesterday.

# people-before-profit - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Postmasters distance themselves from campaign to ‘Name and Shame’ TDs

However, the local elections candidate says he will continue with the campaign, and hopes that it will spread nationwide.

# people-before-profit - Sunday 23 February, 2014

‘I hate the viciousness of capitalism’: People Before Profit hopeful on the need for an alternative

The self-proclaimed socialist says no one is representing the working-class people in Ireland or Europe.

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