Right Turn: Sinn Féin Attacks Radical Left

Right Turn: Sinn Féin Attacks Radical Left Sinn Féin has issued a scathing attack on the radical left—purposely distorting PBP’s position on the border—in their main online article in An Phoblacht this week. The same view has been very actively promoted on social media by Mary Lou McDonald. It is a thinly disguised attempt to…

1916: Ireland’s Revolutionary Tradition

Book Launch 1916: Ireland’s Revolutionary Tradition The People Before Profit Alliance are hosting a Public Meeting with Kieran Allen as part of the launch of his new book on the 1916 Rising. The meeting will take place at Isaac’s Hotel, MacCurtain St. Cork on Tuesday 5th April at 8pm and All are Welcome In 1916:…

People Before Profit Cork Calls for Support for Anti-Racism Day of Action

      PEOPLE BEFORE PROFIT ALLIANCE CORK Press Release 04/02/2016 The People Before Profit Alliance i Cork Calls for Support for Anti Racism Day of Action The party known as Identity Ireland recently held a “press” conference in Blarney where they hosted Tommy Robinson, founder of the English Defence League, a far-right Islamaphobic group….

Pub Quiz Fundraiser

PBP Cork General Election Campaign Fundraiser Jim O’Connell for Cork South Central Thurs. Jan 14th 8pm Clancy’s Bar Prince’s St      

One Rotten Apple

If Apple Paid Its Back Taxes, There Would Be No Need For Water Charges Or Property Taxes. The European Commission has been investigating how Apple got away with paying a tax rate of just 2 percent on massive profits. It has concluded that the company benefited from an illegal deal with the Irish government. This…

Richard Boyd Barrett: Spring Economic Statement

Spring Economic Statement 5:15pm Richard Boyd Barrett (Dún Laoghaire, People Before Profit Alliance) I thank Deputy Mac Lochlainn for pointing out the Government’s quite deliberate and studied contempt for the Technical Group but I take heart from the fact that the senior Ministers felt the need to walk out of the Chamber. It brought to mind…

People Before Profit Cork Call for Strength and Clarity on Abortion in Ireland

The Cork branch of the People Before Profit Alliance today expressed disappointment at the short-sighted defeat of Clare Daly TD’s Private Members Bill legislating for abortion in circumstances of fatal foetal abnormality, last night. Clare Daly’s bill called for changes in legislation to allow for women to seek and undergo termination of a pregnancy in…