Long overdue, Traveller ethnicity was recognised last night in the Dail; tragic that so many were excluded from being present, despite Brid’s plea. But racism against Travellers remains; it was fed and fostered by those on high. Those on high must now take steps to end it.


 Cllr Bríd Smith calls for emergency funding for Traveller accommodion

People Before Profit councillor and general election candidate Bríd Smith, has called for the convening of an emergency meeting of Dublin City Council with the Department of the Environment and Local Government in regards to the totally inadequate funding of Traveller accommodation services.

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