Stuart Williams joined ATD Fourth World in 1971 He and his wife Isabelle have been present in Ireland for four years.
"People like that need our help…"
It\'s nothing new, to hear a sentiment like this expressed about people in poverty. Yet it was the speaker and the person about whom this was said that made this recent comment so striking. The speaker, a Traveller living in a temporary site in Dublin, was referring to an Irish Member of the European Parliament she had just met and who she felt needed support from people like her in his efforts to campaign against poverty and social exclusion in Europe.