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Gillian Brien is the People Before Profit candidate for the Dublin constituency of the European Parliament. Gillian Brien was born and raised in North Inner City Dublin and lives in Constitution Hill Flats.

Call to boycott Eurovision

Israel’s representative in Ireland, Ophir Kariv, has described calls for a boycott of the Eurovision contest as ‘crossing a line’ because it...

Dublin: it’s social apartheid – not social mix

Dublin City Council’s decision to let developers away with having to provide 10% social housing in high class areas has exploded their...

Call for ban on Roundup

People Before Profit’s Dublin candidate for the European Elections Gillian Brien has called for a ban on the synthetic pesticide, Roundup (glyphosate).

After Israel’s racist election, boycott Eurovision

Gillian Brien, People Before Profit candidate Dublin in the Euro elections, has renewed a call for RTE to refuse to broadcast the...

Property tax scam – Less money for local authorities

Gillian Brien, the People Before Profit candidate for Dublin in the European election has claimed that Fine Gael are lying over the...

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I want to run a campaign that challenges the interests of the corporations and the rich in Europe. Neither People Before Profit nor I accept donations from the wealthy instead we rely on working people who share our vision.

If you want to see a working-class fighter elected to Brussels, someone to stand for the people and planet – not for the big corporations, then please consider donating to my campaign.

Whether you can contribute €5, €10, €20 or €50 your donations will help us fund videos, leaflets, posters and a website to build a campaign that’s puts People Before Profit!

There are other ways you can help our campaign including so please get in touch with our team and together we can put socialist politics on the agenda!

European Manifesto

A Europe For The People– Not The Corporations

The European Union is experiencing a deep crisis and is reaping the bitter harvest of its austerity policies. It has become a bureaucratic machine...

Addressing The Democratic Deficit

The EU is an executive-run institution, where democratically elected representatives have little or no power. A member of the European Parliament cannot make a...

Brexit

A hard border is totally unacceptable to the majority of the people of Ireland. It would be fundamentally anti-democratic and risks increasing sectarian tensions...

Breaking From Neoliberalism & Austerity

Thatcherite economic policies are locked into the EU, and these are used as a cover by local politicians who pretend ‘they have no choice’.

Opposing EU Austerity, Women’s Inequality & The Gender Pay Gap

While gender equality and equal opportunities between men and women are acknowledged in the EU treaties, EU employment policy and austerity measures have allowed...

Against Militarisation: No EU Army– Get Out Of Pesco

The prospect of an EU army is becoming more frighteningly real – and must be opposed. In June 2016, the EU Commission issued a...

Defending Migrants

Almost everyone has heard of Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall to stop migrants entering the United States from Mexico. But there has...