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Bríd Smith calls on the Taoiseach not to backslide or delay Eighth Amendment Referendum

Press Release- Bríd Smith TD, People Before Profit  16/01/2018 People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith, has raised concerns about the decision to extend the time for Dáil statements on the Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment report and suggestions from the

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People Before Profit TD welcomes the Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment Report

Report is a huge step forward for the Repeal movement People Before Profit TD, Bríd Smith, has welcomed the report by the Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment. The TD for Dublin South Central said that the report outlining recommendations

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RYANAIR IS DEFEATED-NOW LETS UNIONISE THE REST

  Michael O Leary is the poster boy for the Irish rich. He said things they dared not say. Above all, they loved his refusal to recognise unions for thirty two years. But their big hero has been broken. Co-ordinated

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TD says Ryanair climb-down welcome but workers still prepared to fight

Press Release- Bríd Smith TD, People Before Profit 15/12/2017 Brid Smith says O’Leary statement has boosted workers confidence but fight for full union rights still goes on People Before Profit TD, Brid Smith, has said she is delighted that Ryanair, who

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Brid Smith TD on the outcome of the Joint Cmte on 8th Amendment

Discussing the outcome of the Joint committee’s vote on Citizen Assembly’s recommendations. A new day is dawning…

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Ryanair accused of 1913 style tactics by TD

“Bullying, blackmail and threats will not stop campaign for the right to union recognition,” says Brid Smith  TD People Before Profit TD, Brid Smith, has said that a letter sent by Ryanair to pilots in Bergamo Italy should be condemned by

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Ryanair pilot strike – Bríd discusses on Primetime RTE 1, 12.12.17

Free collective bargaining and dignity at work. That’s what the pilots are striking for. And more power to their collective elbow! I was pleased to speak up for them on RTE’s Primtime programme this evening.

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Tomorrow’s 8th amendment committee will be a historic chance to end 33 years of state oppression of woman says Brid Smith TD

People Before Profit TD and member of the Dáil committee on the 8th amendment has said that tomorrow’s meeting which will vote on a range of issues is a historic opportunity to end the constitutional clause which has brought untold suffering to women.

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TD says the state must not collude with any anti-union campaign by Ryanair management

““This is 2017, not a rerun of 1913; workers have the right to be represented by a union,” says Brid Smith TD Questions remain over state regulator and its oversight in aviation industry says the Dublin South Central TD People

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TD claims Government health funding does not allow for pay rises for non-HSE workers

“Government Policy responsible for possible strike action in health and social care services,” says Brid Smith TD People Before Profit TD, Brid Smith, has said that Government policy is directly responsible for a possible strike of over 8,000 staff in

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