Tag: climate change

Bríd Smith TD slams Minister over Bord na Móna Workers & Just Transition

With Bord na Móna workers visiting in the Dáil gallery, Bríd outlines what a rotten job the government has done in safeguarding the workers in the peat industry as they face the end of peat production, in line with the

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Bríd Smith TD on the Tonight Show – LNGs and other gas!

Its amazing the way they have to be dragged to the truth. Thank God the Incredible Hulk (actor Mark Fuffalo) is on our side! Fracked Gas POISONS AND KILLS. We should NOT import it to an LNG terminal in Shannon

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Bríd and the boffins of GNI at the climate committe. Do they care?

Gas Networks Ireland were at our Dáil Climate comtte today. Bottom line is: their job is to make sure gas gets pipped (and profits are made on it), not to worry about the climate. They don’t state it as baldly

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Brid questions science & industry experts on LNGs

The Dáil Climate Committee discussed importing fracked gas (as LNGs). This are the questions I put, and some answers I received.

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Brid Smith TD on The Late Debate 4.10.19

Brid spoke on the radio programme The Late Debate, 4.10.19 though it is also live-streamed (with results of varying quality). The clips here are mostly climate related issues, including ‘Just Transition’ for workers.

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Bríd calls out Varadkar on importing Fracked Gas to Ireland

On the Late Debate radio programme (live streamed) Brid challenged the statements to the effect that the proposed LNGs (Liquid National Gas) hubs would not contain fracked gas.

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Bríd Smith TD on The Week in Politics TV programme 22.9.19

Some clips from the programme include Brexit and the border, the housing crisis and climate change

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Bríd Smith TD speaking at Climate workshop, post Climate Strike march 20.9.19

Following the magnificent School Strike for Climate on Sept 20, People Before Profit held an Eco-Socialist workshop in the Park in Merrion Square. This video is a talk Bríd gave at the workshop.

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Brid Smith TD on The Tonight Show, 25.7.19.

Last show of the season. Brief clips here of Brid’s contributions on Brexit, Just Transition from fossil fuels and what it means for workers; the political hope that lies with our youth, and discussion of the majot political issues for

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Bríd Smith TD on Primetime programme, 18.7.19

clips of Brid’s comments on the need to KEEP IT IN THE GROUND, and the fossil fuel industry’s aplogists (like Senator Tim Lombard, FG) who have tried to bury the Climate Emergency Bill.

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