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PBP TD welcomes the Citizens Assembly’s clear call for the extension of the right to abortion to women who need it

    Press Release- Bríd Smith TD, People Before Profit 23/04/2017 People Before Profit TD, Brid Smith, welcomed the Citizens Assembly’s clear call for the extension of the right to abortion to women who need it. 87% of the Citizens

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Brid Smith calls for Dail debate on Maternity Hospital controversy

Press Release- Bríd Smith TD 19/04/2017 People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith has called for a special Dáil debate on the decision of Minister Simon Harris to hand over the new National Maternity Hospital to the Sisters of Charity religious

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TD condemns DCC move to strike  6000 off  housing waiting list.

Decision a “shocking bureaucratic manoeuvre that hides scale of crisis” says TD. Brid Smith TD, a former DCC councillor has expressed shock at the move to strike off 6000 people from the DCC housing list. “There may be a host

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PBP TD says Minister Harris should reverse decision to grant control of National Maternity Hospital to Sisters of Charity

Press Release- Bríd Smith TD 18/04/2017   PBP TD says Minister Harris should reverse decision to grant control of National Maternity Hospital to Sisters of Charity which ran infamous Magdalene Laundries who refuse to pay promised redress People Before Profit

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Brid demands action on rogue counselling services

Brid raised the issue of ROGUE CRISIS PREGNANCY in the Dáil today. These agencies which give misinformation about abortion, and tell frightening lies to vulnerable women have been operating in Ireland for more than 20 years without any regulation. The

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Brid addresses the Rally for Justice April 8th, in Liberty Hall

A great Rally for Justice organised to defend those charged in relation to the inconvenience experienced by the then Tanaiste, Joan Burton. at an anti-austerity protest in Jobstown nearly 3 years ago. Protesters are charged with false imprisonement and the

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Brid Smith TD challenges Minister Coveney on the housing crisis

RENT CONTROLS, HAPS, THEY’RE NOT WORKING MINISTER! Brid tackled Coveney today about his ‘solutions’ to the housing crisis. He refuses to accept that HAPS isn’t working – that his ‘Pressure Zones’ to control rents, aren’t working. We need People Power

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HOW NOT TO HAVE A ‘HARD BORDER’ – DON’T IMPOSE ONE.

This was the point Brid made in relation to the discussion on Brexit on Sean O’Rourke (RTE radio 1) this morning

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Brid says: TOP COP SHOULD STEP ASIDE.

Brid was on Sean O’Rourke radio programme this morning. One of the topics we discussed was Noreen O Sullivan, police commissioner. Interesting the way the higher-ups stick together. If she was an ordinary worker she’d be gone.  

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Brid Smith TD “MAGNIFICENT SOLIDARITY ACTION ON THE BUSES.”

Brid says: “The respect shown for Bus Eireann pickets today by Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers was truly wonderful. This is the sort of action that can win”. Brid was on the Sean O Rourke programme this morning discussing

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