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Brid calls out Varadkar the snob in Bus Eireann dispute

VARADKAR THE SNOB – NO UNDERSTANDING OF LIFE FOR ORDINARY PEOPLE. Brid made the point today in the Dáil that BUS EIREANN strikers face hardship, as do people depending on public transport, and hardship is nothing that Varadakar and his

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PBP TDs defend Bus Eireann strikers in the Dail

  PBP TDs Brid Smith, Richard Boyd Barrett, and Gino Kenny speaking in defence of Bus Eireann strikers in the Dail, April 4, 2017

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Brid Smith TD: PROUD TO WELCOME BUS STRIKERS AT PEOPLE BEFORE PROFIT’s AGM

We had a brilliant AGM for People Before Profit today. But the most inspiring bit of it was the contribution from our honoured guests – the striking Bus Eireann workers. In this clip you will hear Sean Thunder speaking, following

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Brid interviewed by RTE and other media at AGM of PBP, Apr 2

Brid and other TDs were interviewed at the lunch break in the AGM of PBP Apr 2 . Brid speaks here about the Bus Eireann strike and the threat of legal action on foot of solidarity given by other transport

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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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Brid defends Bus Eireann strikers on Vincent Browne programme

Brid speaks on March 30, on the Vincent Brown programme in defence of the Bus Eireann stike, which also featured some of a recent Dail speech on the same topic

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Brid Smith TD calls for support for Bus Eireann workers, outside Dail, March 29, 1pm

BRID CALLS SUPPORT FOR TRANSPORT STRIKE WEDNESDAY 29 March, 1.00pm DÁIL. Today Brid asked Kenny the following: 1. How does he justify 30% cut to bus workers wages. 2. What is the over-paid Minister for Transport, Shane Ross, for? Judge

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Brid on Claire Byrne radio show with Leo Varadkar and others, Sat 25th March

Brid was on Claire Byrne’s radio programme with Leo Varadaker and others. The latest scandal in the Gardai, was discussed as well as Leo’s plans to further pamper the rich with tax breaks. But what Brid really wanted to talk

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Shane Ross, Minister for Transport, washes his hands of transport strike

Brid calls for solidarity with Dublin Bus workers in the coming strike and questions how Minister for Transport, Shane Ross, can claim this has nothing to do with him!

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PBP TD calls for support for Bus Eireann workers

People Before Profit TD, Brid Smith, has urged workers and trade unionists across the country to support the Bus Eireann workers’ fight against planned cuts due to be introduced by management. Following the collapse of talks today, a dispute seems

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