PBP slam closure of the two bed Linn Dara day hospital

Government rhetoric on mental health appears to be just hollow waffle People Before Profit TDs Gino Kenny and Bríd Smith have slammed the decision to close the Linn Dara child and adolescent high-intensity day hospital in Cherry Orchard. The HSE has announced the closure of the Linn Dara Day Hospital in Cherry Orchard which is…

Statement from PBP on the election of Mayor in SDCC

The country is in the middle of the biggest housing crisis in the history of the state. There are 10 000 people registered homeless. Nationally in the last ten years the construction of social housing has been at its lowest in the history of the state. The record in South Dublin County Council on housing…

Gino Kenny TD and Vera Twomey to attend medicinal cannabis presentation by leading American Doctor at the House of Commons in London.

In a statement this afternoon, People Before Profit TD, Gino Kenny announced that he will attend a medicinal cannabis presentation by a leading American Medical Cannabis Doctor, Dr. Frank D’Ambrosio, in the House of Commons tomorrow.  Dr D’Ambrosio, who has been campaigning for access to medicinal cannabis in the United States for the past twenty…

PBP statement on the 8th referendum result

People Before Profit warmly welcomes the historic vote of the Irish people on 25 May to repeal the 8th Amendment. We believe it marks a decisive and final break with Ireland’s dark past when women were treated as second class citizens and often with terrible cruelty and oppression, and the birth of a better Ireland of…