PBP protest outside Green Party meeting

Today the People Before Profit Alliance held a protest outside the Green Party meeting on education cuts. Members from Crumlin, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin Central, Dublin South City and Ballyfermot gathered outside the Central Hotel on Exchequer Street to protest at savage cuts in education announced in the recent budget.

Councillor Joan Collins (Crumlin/Drimnagh- CWAG & PBPA) & Richard Boyd Barrett (People Before Profit (PBPA), Dun Laoghaire) joined around 25 other protesters who made their feelings known to Green Party TD’s as they made their way into the meeting.

The People Before Profit Alliance support tomorrows protest called for by teacher unions for a full reversal of planned education cuts.

See coverage on TV3 news at:
http://www.tv3.ie/news.php?video=2046
RTE coverage on the issue:
http://www.rte.ie/news/2008/1028/budgeteducation_av.htm…l,230