OUTSOURCING KILLS! Last night on TV3, I explained that the Scally report showed the US labs that did Irish smear tests were not accredited by international standards. Minister Harris told me, via Parliamentary Questions (PQs) in May, that they were!…
A lively protest today by residents of Drimnagh, Crumlin and Walkinstown at the BUS CONNECT plan for these communites. Brid is interviewed about why they are protesting
Ar an Nuacht anocht, I said the government’s penny-pitching practices were behind both the outsourcing of cervical smear tests, and the current treatment of the women negatively affected
Striking Lloyds phamacy workers and their supporters rally ouside the Ballyfermot store. Bríd addresses the gathering 20.7.18
On the Tonight Show TV3, 19.7.18. Topics – Brexit, mostly and the border, and some comments about GAA. Brief clips from the show.
VICTORY TO THE RYANAIR STRIKERS! Great to see the strikers meet at ALSAA and picket the roundabout at Dublin Airport. Their victory will be important to all workers, skilled and unskilled, who come up against the greed of their millionaire…
I was humbled to be invited to speak at the meeting of the striking Ryanair pilots today. Their battle with Ryanair is historic and these men and women are heroes.
I was interviewed this morning on RTE’s This Week radio show (Sunday July 1, 18). David Horgan of Petrel Resources spoke in favour of more exploration for fossil fuels – I spoke against. This followed a lovely morning on the…
Brid has a Bill going through process in the Dáil, that seeks to ban further exploration for fossil fuels off the Irish coast. She explains on the Pat Kenny radio programme on FM106, 20.6.18.
The issue of outsourcing health services, to for-profit companies, lies at the heart of the cervical screening catastrophe