The public is being urged to turn out in force at the national cost of living protest in Dublin this weekend, by Mayo member of People Before Profit, Joe Daly.
Mr Daly says with inflation at its highest rate in decades, people cannot be left waiting until October for solutions , rather action is needed now to combat the cost of living.
The protest, which is supported by a wide variety of groups including People Before Profit, Sinn Fein, The Irish Congress of Trade Unions, Ireland’s Future, Independent TDs and others, takes place this Saturday in Dublin.
Recent figures from the CSO show that while wages are rising, inflation is rising almost 4 times faster.
Joe Daly told Midwest Radio's Alannah Nolan that the only way to get the Government to respond to the crisis is through protest…