Lola Hynes has been campaigning with People Before Profit since 2009, she has been working with Richard Boyd Barrett in his constituency office since 2012, she is Local Area representative for the Blackrock area and ran in the 2014 Local Elections.
She has worked with The Irish Anti War Movement, Palestinian Solidarity Campaigns such as the Irish Ship to Gaza, as well as anti – racism and refugee solidarity groups.
She fought alongside other environmentalists in Save Our Seafront in successful campaigns such as ‘Save Our Forests’, ‘Keep Dublin Bay Oil Rig Free’ and preventing the super- cruise berth in Dun Laoghaire Harbour.
She campaigned in big social movements such as the anti – water charges campaign and more recently with the Dun Laoghaire Together for Yes Group and the emerging Housing and Homelessness movement.
She promises to continue the fight for social and affordable housing, better health services, no cuts to local services, Women’s rights and environmental issues.