Caring professionals, not just billionaires, should be valued according to President Michael D Higgins.
Fr McVerry’s work with homeless youth in Dublin’s inner city is highly valued and rightly so. However, he has become blinded by his righteous anger at the injustice of neglect to vulnerable and homeless people there.
Fr Peter McVerry, founder of one of a leading homelessness charity, has received the 2015 Spirit of Mother Jones Award.
The number of homeless people helped by the Peter McVerry Trust has risen almost tenfold since the recession began.
Labour leader Eamon Gilmore has defended the Coalition’s record in tackling homelessness after social justice campaigner Peter McVerry predicted that the crisis will "bring this Government down".
GARDAÍ in four Dublin stations are regularly assaulting homeless people, Fr Peter McVerry a leading campaigner on behalf of the homeless claimed yesterday.
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