PBP Statement on Apollo House occupation

Damien Dempsey, Glen Hansard and John Connors lead occupation of Apollo House in protest against housing crisis. It is also supported by director Jim Sheridan, musicians Hozier and Christy Moore and actor Saoirse Ronan among others. The Home Sweet Home group is a broad coalition of housing groups, trade unions, musicians, actors and artists. It…

Family backing cannabis bill for Erika

From Southside People: A SOUTHSIDE family is backing a bill to be debated in the Dáil in December on the legalisation of cannabis for medicinal reasons.  Deputy Gino Kenny, a People Before Profit TD from the Dublin Mid-West constituency, has drafted the ‘Cannabis for Medicinal Use Regulation Bill’ on behalf of people like Clondalkin man John…