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#Protests

# protests - Monday 15 August, 2016

Person shot during Milwaukee protest against police violence

Officers used an armored vehicle to retrieve the injured person and rushed them to hospital.

# protests - Friday 5 August, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters are causing traffic chaos at Heathrow airport

Protesters have blocked the main road into the airport, Europe’s busiest, this morning.

# protests - Monday 25 July, 2016

Democratic National Convention kicks off in Philadelphia with huge protests

Die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters have descended on Philadelphia to protest against Hillary Clinton.

# protests - Monday 11 July, 2016

Dallas shooter was planning to bomb North Texas, say police

Police found bomb-making materials and a journal outlining plans in Micah Johnson’s apartment.

# protests - Saturday 25 June, 2016

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police

Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.

# protests - Saturday 28 May, 2016

35 people arrested at Trump rally in California

1,000 protesters representing various groups in opposition to the billionaire candidate attended outside the rally in San Diego.

# protests - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy

He is facing allegations he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide investments.

# protests - Saturday 16 January, 2016

How two Labour ministers turned death threats into a political weapon

Now one TD says they owe “hundreds of thousands of people” an apology.

# protests - Friday 15 January, 2016

Demonstrations taking place around Ireland in solidarity with woman charged with taking abortion pills

The 21-year-old Co Down woman was charged with two offences regarding procuring the pills on Monday. If convicted she could face life in prison.

# protests - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015

From Paris to Tunisia, from the marriage referendum to the migrant crisis, here are all of the best photos of this year.

# protests - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From The42 Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests Issue

Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests

The controversial boxer was among the nominees for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

# protests - Sunday 6 December, 2015

I’m not a AAA fan but we shouldn’t be able to restrict funding because we don’t like the look of them

To restrict the fundraising ability because some members might theoretically commit public order offences is a disturbing development, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

# protests - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Clerys staff want the store’s closure to leave behind a legacy

They want the government to change company law.

# protests - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Security at Leinster House to be beefed up after increased risk to TDs State Of The Nation This post contains videos

Security at Leinster House to be beefed up after increased risk to TDs

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# protests - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Here’s what happened to all the Garda Stations that were closed in Dublin

The closures were carried out as part of the rationalisation programme.

# protests - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

“Our backs are against the wall, we’re coming out fighting”: Jobstown protesters push back

“This government is a farce, a disgrace and fascist tyrants. This country is in bits and now they’re victimising the ones who were standing up for it.”

# protests - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Massive rise in donations to Anti-Austerity Alliance since Garda fundraising ban

Paul Murphy says the denial of a collection permit has been met with “a huge amount of support and shock.”

# protests - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Protests and arrests in St Louis after black teenager shot dead by police

Police say the 18-year-old pointed a gun at officers before they opened fire.

# protests - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Irish Water denies it’s carrying out ‘surprise’ meter installations to avoid protesters

One woman said her driveway was blocked for two hours.

# protests - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Courtney Love got ‘taken hostage’ during a protest in Paris

Then she gave the French President a serious talking to.

# protests - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks

Eurotunnel has closed the crossing for the evening.

# protests - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Police officer who shot 49 bullets into car where two died found not guilty

The acquittal sparked protests in Cleveland.

# protests - Sunday 3 May, 2015

‘This is out of control, we’re being murdered for no reason’

The mother of a black man shot dead by police speaks to TheJournal.ie from Philadelphia.

# protests - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From The42 Blackpool’s final game of abysmal season abandoned after fans invade pitch in protest Protests

Blackpool’s final game of abysmal season abandoned after fans invade pitch in protest

Watch out for the fan on the mobility scooter making his way onto the pitch.

# protests - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Why aren’t the Irish protesting? A question that was being asked a few years ago. Not anymore.

A new academic report into the water charge movement was launched today.

# protests - Monday 20 April, 2015

“I was simply standing on a public footpath” – Joan Collins TD arrested at Dublin protest

The United Left TD was arrested along with Cllr Pat Dunne.

# protests - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Woman left bloodied after gardaí attempt to move anti-water charge protesters

The woman was sitting in a doorway at Fingal County Council last night.

# protests - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Polish far-right leader calls protesters “the agents of Putin in Ireland”

Gardaí were called to a Dublin hotel last night.

# protests - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Gardaí keep protesters from Taoiseach amid shouts of ‘traitor’ and ‘parasite’ Making An Entrance This post contains videos

Gardaí keep protesters from Taoiseach amid shouts of ‘traitor’ and ‘parasite’

Enda Kenny was arriving at Yahoo’s new €11m offices in Dublin.

# protests - Monday 23 March, 2015

Plan to take water charges from wages a ‘bullying’ tactic – Murphy

It’s understood enhanced compliance measures are being considered by the government.

# protests - Saturday 21 March, 2015

In pics and videos: Huge turnout for latest ‘Right2Water’ rally

Dublin’s O’Connell street was packed.

# protests - Monday 16 March, 2015

Ferguson protesters tear up American flag

A man aged (20) was charged with shooting two police officers from a car.

# protests - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Nun (75) gang-raped after burglars break into Indian convent school

Local residents have taken to the streets in anger.

# protests - Saturday 28 February, 2015

‘Hide your phone, here comes Joan’: A few hundred protesters are outside the Labour conference Water Charges This post contains videos

‘Hide your phone, here comes Joan’: A few hundred protesters are outside the Labour conference

They were mostly peaceful and good-natured as the conference continued inside. A demonstration is also taking place in Dublin.

# protests - Monday 23 February, 2015

In photos: Two men arrested after water meter van blocked with staff inside Rialto This post contains images

In photos: Two men arrested after water meter van blocked with staff inside

They were held at Irishtown garda station.

# protests - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Protesters gather at Carlow event Tánaiste attending

It comes after two rallies were held yesterday demonstrating against the jailing of five water protesters on Thursday.

# protests - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Protesters take to the streets of Brazil over their dwindling water supply

Angry protesters say local and national governments have neglected problems for too long.

# protests - Monday 16 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Thousands of people protested The Simpsons being taken off air in Bolivia

Thousands of people protested The Simpsons being taken off air in Bolivia

Yes, people are still devoted to The Simpsons.

Protester told meter installer “I’ll put you on your back”, court told

Six of the seven were in court today.

# protests - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Paul Murphy calls for “significant response” if Jobstown protest arrests continue

The TD described the arrests as “not acceptable”.

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