Cork protest against Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

Over 350 people attended a demonstration organised by People Before Profit at Daunt Square in Cork on 2 February to express solidarity with those communities affected by Donald Trump’s policies and call on the Irish government to cancel the St Patrick’s Day visit to the White House. The demonstration gathered at 17:30 and after a … More Cork protest against Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

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