Cork housing must be based on human need – not private profit

by Rob Winkel. Originally published by the Evening Echo, 2 February Cork housing provision came back on the agenda last week with news that Cork County Council had passed a motion to fast-track the construction of a proposed new town at Monard. As it stands, it is proposed that the construction of the new town … More Cork housing must be based on human need – not private profit

Cork County Council passes Monard housing motion following PBP campaign

The Irish Examiner reported on 24 January that a motion has been passed regarding the planned new town at Monard, County Cork. The motion calls for the council to fast-track construction and for the public sector to lead development. This motion follows a public campaign by People Before Profit (PBP) in Cork. Cork PBP welcome the motion … More Cork County Council passes Monard housing motion following PBP campaign

“Stand Against Trump’s Hate” – People Before Profit Protest in Cork

On January 20, People Before Profit in Cork were proud to host a demonstration against Donald Trump’s hateful and toxic political agenda. The event was a show of resistance of the hard-right policies which Donald Trump embodies and a show of solidarity to those in the US who are fearful of what a Trump presidency … More “Stand Against Trump’s Hate” – People Before Profit Protest in Cork

Lots of Support at local public meeting on Medicinal Cannabis Campaign

Report By Pat O’Sullivan Cork People Before Profit recently hosted a very successful Public Meeting on “The Need to Legalize Medicinal Cannabis” People Before Profit are 100% in support of the national campaign to bring in legislation in the Dail to make it available for those who have a medical need. About 60 people came … More Lots of Support at local public meeting on Medicinal Cannabis Campaign

New Campaign to Fight for Access to Education for ASD Students

  Report by Mala O’Donoghue A new campaign to fight for autism-friendly schools was launched in a packed meeting in the Metropole Hotel in Cork on Monday December 12th . Among the attendees were members of the Cork branch of People before Profit. HOMEROOM which is campaigning for improvements in mainstream secondary school provision for … More New Campaign to Fight for Access to Education for ASD Students