Housing activists opposed to major Clondalkin housing scheme protest ahead of South Dublin County Council meeting. Photograph: Jack Power

South Dublin County Council has voted to approve a plan for nearly 1,000 homes in southwest Dublin, despite opposition from Sinn Féin, Solidarity and (...)

Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan: Said in 2014 – when still a councillor – it would be a “dreadful waste . . . of taxpayers’ money” if the Mount Anville site was used for Traveller accommodation. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Councillors in south Co Dublin will be asked on Monday evening to vote in favour of selling a site earmarked for Traveller accommodation. The controv(...)

Participants in the Still Waiting Health campaign  at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw.

Dozens of protestors marched through Dublin’s city centre on Saturday calling for the implementation of a national health service and Sláintecare. Th(...)

People Before Profit TD Bríd Smith: knew what Leo was going to say even before he stopped himself saying it. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

We had forgotten about Leo being lost for words until Bríd Smith reminded us during Leaders’ Questions on Wednesday. The People Before Profit TD brou(...)

Leo Varadkar has said Sinn Féin was more interested in the party political advantage it could get from the housing crisis than in actually solving it. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy has insisted that the Government has no ideological position on housing. Repeatedly accused of leaving housing to (...)

County Inspector William Meharg warning the demonstrators on the Derry civil rights march on October 5th, 1968, that any attempt to march along the prohibited route was illegal and would be resisted. Photograph: The Irish Times

Eamonn McCann walked through Derry’s Bogside the morning after October 5th, 1968, when a civil rights march heading for the city centre had been stopp(...)

Green bin for recycling household domestic waste material in Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Calls for the State to take back control of household waste collection have been made following publication of a major review of the sector commission(...)

Sinn Féin TD Eoin Ó Broin: said the official homelessness figures published by the department were now ‘meaningless’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

More than 1,600 people have been removed from official homeless figures since March as part of a “recategorisation” exercise, the Department of Housin(...)

Since 2016 the private rental sector’s role in social housing has increased from 74.2 per cent to 75.4 per cent. Photograph: Alan Betson

Just four per cent of new social housing provided in the first six months of this year was built by local authorities, figures just published by the D(...)

Glebe House occupiers draped a banner from two upstairs windows saying, “Raise the Roof 2.30pm, October 3rd” in reference to a housing protest outside Dáil Éireann at that time. Photograph: Kathleen Harris/The Irish Times

Housing activists in Dublin occupied a large, vacant house in the south of the city on Saturday. The landmark building, Glebe House in Crumlin Villag(...)

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