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# campaigners - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Varadkar says there'll be 'difficult conversations' as some Irish people find out they were adopted
# False Registrations
# False Registrations

Varadkar says there'll be 'difficult conversations' as some Irish people find out they were adopted

May 30th 2018, 11:30 AM 24,488 Views 71 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said, “This really needs to be dealt with with the ultimate sensitivity in the period ahead.”

# campaigners - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London
# 71 Dead
# 71 Dead

Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London

Feb 15th 2018, 8:55 PM 13,492 Views 16 Comments

Yesterday marked eight months since the 14 June 2017 Grenfell Tower fire.

# campaigners - Friday 30 June, 2017

Anti-racism campaigners say opening of pig farm at ex-Nazi camp is a "grave offence"
# Lety
# Lety

Anti-racism campaigners say opening of pig farm at ex-Nazi camp is a "grave offence"

Jun 30th 2017, 11:00 PM 12,908 Views 18 Comments

The Czech leader is under fire for supporting the movie.

# campaigners - Thursday 2 July, 2015

"Enough is enough": Stardust campaigners holding sit-in over tragic deaths
# Dept Of Justice
# Dept Of Justice

"Enough is enough": Stardust campaigners holding sit-in over tragic deaths

Jul 2nd 2015, 12:24 PM 12,014 Views 28 Comments

They are looking for a new investigation into the nightclub blaze.

# campaigners - Monday 19 January, 2015

Doctor accused of female genital mutilation of woman after childbirth
# London
# London

Doctor accused of female genital mutilation of woman after childbirth

Jan 19th 2015, 4:55 PM 13,457 Views 0 Comments

The woman initially underwent FGM in Somalia at the age of six. Her stitches tore during childbirth.

# campaigners - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Restoration of discretionary medical cards welcomed, but questions still remain
# Reinstated
# Reinstated

Restoration of discretionary medical cards welcomed, but questions still remain

Jun 17th 2014, 10:47 PM 4,415 Views 15 Comments

Campaigners want temporary measures to be introduced that will improve the application process for new applicants.

# campaigners - Monday 24 February, 2014

Stardust campaigners to give Micheál Martin new information on blaze
# Fatal Blaze
# Fatal Blaze

Stardust campaigners to give Micheál Martin new information on blaze

Feb 24th 2014, 5:02 PM 7,796 Views 36 Comments

They said they are “hopeful” about the meeting.

# campaigners - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Taoiseach urged to meet Stardust campaigners
# New Evidence
# New Evidence

Taoiseach urged to meet Stardust campaigners

Feb 11th 2014, 8:24 PM 5,640 Views 9 Comments

Deputy Tommy Broughan said he was disappointed that the Taoiseach has not yet committed to meeting them.

# campaigners - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Stardust campaigners are refusing to leave Government Buildings
# Staying Put
# Staying Put

Stardust campaigners are refusing to leave Government Buildings

Feb 5th 2014, 3:48 PM 12,525 Views 110 Comments

They are looking for a submission on the nightclub disaster from the Taoiseach.

# campaigners - Saturday 26 October, 2013

‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’
# Fire Service
# Fire Service

‘Accountability and lessons need to be learnt from the deaths of Bray fire men’

Oct 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,898 Views 10 Comments

The IFESA, local Wicklow councillors and family of the deceased firemen are asking for a full fire service to be rolled out.

# campaigners - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Video: Protesters stop Labour float during Dublin Pride parade
# Disruption
# Disruption

Video: Protesters stop Labour float during Dublin Pride parade

Jun 29th 2013, 8:17 PM 33,773 Views 223 Comments

The protesters held up the Labour bus for about 10 – 15 minutes, a party spokesperson said.

# campaigners - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Meet the lone ‘sheriff’ of the ‘ashtray of Europe’
# Austria
# Austria

Meet the lone ‘sheriff’ of the ‘ashtray of Europe’

Apr 21st 2013, 11:00 AM 10,295 Views 14 Comments

Anti-smoking advocate and cancer sufferer is trying to highlight Austria’s lax enforcement, where almost two thirds of venues flout complex smoking area legislation.

# campaigners - Friday 23 November, 2012

UN Special Rapporteur "concerned" about Shell to Sea protesters
# Shell To Sea
# Shell To Sea

UN Special Rapporteur "concerned" about Shell to Sea protesters

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:10 PM 6,927 Views 66 Comments

Margaret Sekaggya said there is “tangible frustration amongst local residents who are standing up for their rights”.

# campaigners - Friday 10 August, 2012

Rossport campaigners under 24 hour surveillance
# Shell To Sea
# Shell To Sea

Rossport campaigners under 24 hour surveillance

Aug 10th 2012, 12:16 PM 5,454 Views 70 Comments

A report from the private security company employed by Shell EP Ireland included details and movements of people in the camp.

# campaigners - Saturday 18 June, 2011

Gallery: Demonstrators rally against Dublin Bus cutbacks
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Gallery: Demonstrators rally against Dublin Bus cutbacks

Jun 18th 2011, 6:43 PM 630 Views 14 Comments

The Save Our Bus Services campaign argues the changes will affect the most vulnerable in society.