European Court of Justice opinion finds that industrial hemp is not a drug and cannot lawfully be treated or regulated as such by Member States

Gino Kenny calls on the Irish Government to stop any further unwarranted actions against the Irish hemp industry The European Court of Justice (CJEU) recently published a preliminary ruling that industrial hemp, in all its parts, is not a drug … Continue reading European Court of Justice opinion finds that industrial hemp is not a drug and cannot lawfully be treated or regulated as such by Member States

PBP say government must do more to protect vulnerable workers during and following Covid-19 crisis

People Before Profit TDs, speaking at a media conference before the Dáil session on Thursday, said that the government must do more to protect vulnerable workers and sectors whose jobs and health in some cases are in a precarious position … Continue reading PBP say government must do more to protect vulnerable workers during and following Covid-19 crisis

Gino Kenny says: “Minister must make the decision to Cancel the Leaving Cert now and put students out of their misery”

Latest ISSU survey shows that 8 out of 10 students agree that it should be cancelled Dublin Mid-West TD Gino Kenny today called for the Minister for Education to cancel the Leaving Certificate. He said:” I have repeatedly called for … Continue reading Gino Kenny says: “Minister must make the decision to Cancel the Leaving Cert now and put students out of their misery”

PBP to tell government “Workers will not pay for the Covid-19 fallout” in Dáil today

Hospitality sector workers must be protected if economy to open up again. Childcare needed for all workers especially frontline workers. People Before Profit TDs today outlined what they would be raising with the Ministers for European Affairs, Tourism and Children … Continue reading PBP to tell government “Workers will not pay for the Covid-19 fallout” in Dáil today