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25/10/2017

SORRY WE’RE IRISH: WE CANNOT HANDLE €13 BILLION

SORRY WE’RE IRISH: WE CANNOT HANDLE €13 BILLION
Remember when Fine Gael politicians tried to frighten us about fines from Europe if we did not pay water charge read more...
25/10/2017

BANK ROBBERS: THIS A BIGGER SCANDAL THAN TRACKER MORTGAGES

BANK ROBBERS: THIS A BIGGER SCANDAL THAN TRACKER MORTGAGES
Irish banks are the most profitable in Europe – and it mainly comes from ripping off their 300,000 m read more...
23/10/2017

TRACKER MORTAGES: WHY HAVE THE BANK ROBBERS NOT BEEN ARRESTED

TRACKER MORTAGES: WHY HAVE THE BANK ROBBERS NOT BEEN ARRESTED
Over 20,000 people have been affected by the banks’ decision to push them off tracker mortgages. read more...
13/10/2017

DEATH OF A REACTIONARY: THE POLITICS OF LIAM COSGRAVE

Photo from the Irish Times.

DEATH OF A REACTIONARY: THE POLITICS OF LIAM COSGRAVE
Official Ireland is commemorating the life of Liam Cosgrave, the former T read more...
13/10/2017

CHE GUEVARA STAMP: A GREAT MOVE BY AN POST

CHE GUEVARA STAMP: A GREAT MOVE BY AN POST
An Post’s decision to produce a stamp with the image of Che Guevara is to be welcomed. It has infuriated right wing read more...
13/10/2017

‘BONKERS’ BUT O DONOGHUE STILL WANTS TO DISCRIMINATE

‘BONKERS’ BUT O DONOGHUE STILL WANTS TO DISCRIMINATE
Retired women are losing €1,500 a year on average in their state pension because new rules introduced in read more...
13/10/2017

THIS BUDGET DOES NOT RESPECT OLDER PEOPLE

THIS BUDGET DOES NOT RESPECT OLDER PEOPLE
Leo Varadkar’s government pretends that it wants to protect older people – but the facts tell a different story.
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08/10/2017

APPLE CASE: FINE GAEL WILL NOT EVEN TAKE €50 MILLION A YEAR DUE IN INTEREST PAYMENTS

Brian Finucane of People Before Profit has stated that the EU Commissioners Margrethe Vestager has threatened to start another court action against Ireland beca read more...
02/10/2017

ARE THERE NO STANDARDS IN PUBLIC CONTRACTS?

Brian Finucane of PBP in Kerry has stated his concerns on the revelations that a building company which breached fire safety regulations in building schools is read more...
02/10/2017

HOW MUCH IS A TAOISEACH WORTH?

HOW MUCH IS A TAOISEACH WORTH?

The salary for the Taoiseach is set to soar by €21,000 over the next three years and reach €211,588.
This is an obscene salar read more...
02/10/2017

HOW MUCH IS A TAOISEACH WORTH?

The salary for the Taoiseach is set to soar by €21,000 over the next three years and reach €211,588.
This is an obscene salar read more...
02/10/2017

PRICE SCAM: WHY ARE ELECTRICITY BILLS RISING

Brian Finucane of People Before Profit has stated that the recent announcement that electricity customers must foot a new bill for smart meters is the latest pr read more...
29/09/2017

IRISH BANKS HIKE INTEREST RATES IN GREED FOR PROFIT

Brian Finucane of People Before Profit has stated that the Irish banks are engaged in a massive scam to rob customers by charging exorbitant interest rates.
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28/09/2017

AIB Exempt From Paying Corporation Tax For The Next 20 Years!


This week has been is an expensive week for you the taxpayer, first off we see a 5% increase in the property tax introduced by Fianna Fail, fine Gael and let' read more...
19/09/2017

WHY ARE SINN FEIN LOSING THEIR RADICAL EDGE?

Why are Sinn Fein losing their radical edge?
Brian Finucane of PBP stated that Gerry Adams announcement that he will stand again for Uachtaran of Sinn Fein wou read more...
19/09/2017

WHY ARE SINN FEIN LOSING THEIR RADICAL EDGE?

Why are Sinn Fein losing their radical edge?Gerry Adams’ announcement that he will stand again for Uachtaran of Sinn Fein would appear to indicate continuity wi read more...
04/09/2017

HOMELESS SACRIFICED TO POLITICAL IDEOLOGY

HOMELESS SACRIFICED TO POLITICAL IDEOLOGY Last week the stark reality of the homelessness crisis was revealed when three homeless people were found dead in the read more...
03/09/2017

17,000 homes without water in North Kerry

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17,000 homes without water in North Kerry

Water supply to customers in Listowel, Tarbert, Moyvane, Knockanure, Lisselton, Finug read more...
01/09/2017

WHY HAS WATER QUALITY DECLINED?

Brian Finucane has stated that Irish water quality is still below stand, according to a recent EPA report. A key problem is the discharge of raw sewerage into o read more...
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29/08/2017

WHY WON’T VARADKAR’S SPIN MACHINE ANSWER QUESTIONS ABOUT ID CARD



Once upon a time in Britain, Tony Blair tried to introduce identity cards. He brought a proposal to his parliament in 2006 and provision was made for up to read more...
18/04/2017

FF Deputy John Brassil urging parents to use online passport site.
Post Offices are fighting for their very survival and we have public representitives asking read more...
18/04/2017

FF Deputy John Brassil urging parents to use online passport site.
Post Offices are fighting for their very survival and we have public representitives asking read more...
18/04/2017

FF Deputy John Brassil urging parents to use online passport site.
Post Offices are fighting for their very survival and we have public representitives asking read more...
18/04/2017

FF Deputy John Brassil urging parents to use online passport site.
Post Offices are fighting for their very survival and we have public representitives asking read more...
18/04/2017

FF Deputy John Brassil urging parents to use online passport site.
Post Offices are fighting for their very survival and we have public representitives asking read more...
03/04/2017

The Case For Medical Cannabis Bill

There will be a Public Meeting on the Case For Medical Cannabis Bill in the Grand Hotel, Denny St, Tralee on Thursday 6th April at 8.00pm
On the night our cha read more...
26/09/2016

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17/09/2016

NAMA: CHARITY FOR THE RICH



There is more than a whiff of corruption arising from NAMA. The most obvious case has already been highlighted with Project Eagle in Northern Ireland.

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14/09/2016

The County Council taking needed services from the Post Offices.

Dog licences to be sold on line through the County Council website!
This is another hit on our Post Offices, another nail on the lid of the Post Masters coffin read more...
01/09/2016

COLLECT THE €13 BILLION IN BACK TAXES FROM APPLE TO BUILD COUNCIL HOUSING

COLLECT THE €13 BILLION IN BACK TAXES FROM APPLE TO BUILD COUNCIL HOUSING

The EU Commission has ruled that Apple must pay back taxes of €13 billion plus inte read more...
30/08/2016

Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit Alliance

Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit Alliance
Press Statement – 29/08/16
-PBP TD DESCRIBES AS “TOTALLY OUTRAGEOUS,” GOVERNMENT PAYING VAST SUMS OF read more...
28/08/2016

4th Annual Kerry Cultural Exhibition

On Saturday the 27th August 2016 the Kerry Islamic Outreach Society held their 4th Annual Cultural Exhibition in the Brandon Hotel.
As soon as one entered th read more...
23/08/2016

Fianna Fail’s Record Of Fraud, Corruption And Attacks On Working People


Fianna Fail’s Record Of Fraud, Corruption And Attacks On Working People

Fianna Fail (FF) is trying to re-position itself as slightly to the left of Fine Ga read more...
18/08/2016

Pension Poverty Time Bomb

People Before Profit Newsletter 18/Sept/2016


Proportion of the population over 65 set to increase dramatically

Pension Reserve Fun Raided of €17.5 billi read more...
08/02/2016

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07/02/2016

Health Equality for Rural Ireland NOW!

Health Equality for Rural Ireland NOW!

This is one of my key priorities for the election. I believe we should all have equal access to health care. It shoul read more...
05/02/2016

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05/02/2016

IT Tralee discussion

Thanks to IT Tralee for hosting this evening's discussion. I was part of a panel of election candidates outlining our positions on higher education.
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26/01/2016

WARNING: TORY ENDORSEMENT

WARNING: TORY ENDORSEMENT
One look to the UK and the stark impact of the political decisions of a Tory government are glaringly similar to those here in Irelan read more...
18/01/2016

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17/01/2016

Rising Car Insurance. By Leigh Fitzell

Rising Car Insurance.
Every year Insurance rise's and its still not being highlighted.
From the housing crisis to hospital chaos this government never fails read more...
17/01/2016

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17/01/2016

A Class Analysis of Disability By Kieran McNulty

A Class Analysis of Disability
By Kieran McNulty

Historical Background

In the nineteenth century, Karl Marx wrote:

“Men make their own history, but th read more...
16/01/2016

The Emergence of Working Class Radicalism in Kerry from 1914 – 1915 By Kieran McNulty


The Emergence of Working Class Radicalism in Kerry from 1914 – 1915
By Kieran McNulty
Traditional histories of Kerry and indeed Ireland during the Fi read more...
12/01/2016

MY TIME AT ADAPT by John O'Doherty

MY Time at ADAPT
From 2012 to 2014 I worked at ADAPT Domestic Abuse Services. I was first hired under a community employment scheme and was then successful in read more...
23/12/2015

€3 Increase For Old Age Pensioners - What An Insult!

The €3 a week budget increase in pension would just about get you two loaves of bread.
It does not make up for the huge drop in income that many elderly people read more...
19/12/2015

A TD is for Term, Not Just for Elections. Make Your Vote Count!

Your vote should count from one election until the next but sadly we've all experienced the promises that are forgotten as soon as the election is over.
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28/10/2015

HOUSING CRISIS…

HOUSING CRISIS…
Housing is a basic need, the world health organisation recognises the role accommodation has in the health and wellbeing of people, yet success read more...
13/10/2015

Budget 2016 : Knowledge Development Box or (KDB)

The Government Budget does it again for big business with the introduction of the Knowledge Development Box or (KDB).
Minister Noonan tries to explain to us th read more...
13/10/2015

The Government Budget does it again for big business with the introduction of the Knowledge Development Box or " KDB ".
Minister Noonan tries to explain to us read more...
06/10/2015

SIPTU Members Can Stop paying percentage of Contributions To The Labour Party With This Form.

This Political Exemption Form prohibits the union from donating a percentage of union dues the Labour Party. As we have seen in recent days Alan Kelly TD recei read more...
06/10/2015

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28/09/2015

This letter is in response to Ms Hilda O'Relly, Kilmacud, Dublin 14 in response to her letter dated 28/09/15. In the Irish Independant

This letter is in response to Ms Hilda O'Relly, Kilmacud, Dublin 14 in response to her letter dated 28/09/15.
Ms O'Relly, on behalf of the citizens of Ireland read more...
28/09/2015

KERRY WOMEN'S INTERACTIVE NETWORK

KWIN – INTERACTIVE FEMINISTS

Kerry Women’s Interactive Network (KWIN) is Ireland's first Socialist independent Feminist group, Run by volunteers to offer sup read more...
18/09/2015

Deputy Brendan Griffin FG looking for your vote in North Kerry

Deputy Brendan Griffin has this poster up just outside Tarbert village on the Tarbert /Glin rd. This is Deputy Griffin supporting the kerry team ( which by the read more...
01/09/2015

Don’t Let EU Commission Restrict The Free Travel Scheme

Don’t Let EU Commission Restrict The Free Travel Scheme

A government working group is examining the free travel scheme for those over 66 and is under pressur read more...
01/09/2015

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17/08/2015

Listowel Bypass Nothing More Than Passing the Problem

****Listowel Bypass Nothing More Than Passing the Problem****

The purpose of a bypass is to reroute traffic around a town or city; to direct it away from the read more...
31/07/2015

GP Cards For The Over 70s

July 31st 2015 saw the launch of the over 70s GP card. Is this genuinely the good news story this government is promoting it as? That depends. Yes it is truly read more...
28/07/2015

MORE EMPTY PROMISES TO OUR POSTMASTERS

PROMISES TO OUR POSTMASTERS

The government stated many months ago now to the Postmasters, that they would push work and contracts through our local Post Of read more...
28/07/2015

EDUCATE OUR SELVES TO THE THREAT TO OUR LOCAL POST OFFICES.

Whilst the Government will openly claim it has no agenda to close post offices, one thing that is abundantly clear is that it has no strategy to help keep them read more...
10/08/2015

A BAD PENNY.......

Whether it's Autumn this year or Spring next year the general election is imminent. So it's no surprise that after hiding away for months suddenly Frank Flanner read more...
10/08/2015

NO RESPECT FOR OUR ELDERS

We are now informed through the media that Kenny and Co are going to give a €5 weekly increase to pensioners. This, in the aftermath of the free GP card for ove read more...
01/08/2015

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