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#Demonstration

# demonstration - Monday 27 February, 2012

Complaint to Garda Ombudsman over treatment of protesters during China visit

The Garda Ombudsman is reviewing a complaint concerning the treatment of protesters during the recent official visit of China’s Vice President to Ireland.

# demonstration - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Violence erupts after US military burns Qurans in Afghanistan

The US said the burning of Muslim holy books was an accident.

# demonstration - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Column: Athens is burning – so why are Ireland’s streets still quiet?

We haven’t rebelled at cut after cut, writes Fergal Browne. So are Irish people really such pushovers, or are there more complex factors at work?

# demonstration - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Slideshow: Topless protesters arrested at Davos summit Topless Protest This post contains images

Slideshow: Topless protesters arrested at Davos summit

The demonstrators painted anti-capitalist slogans on their bodies after making their way to the heavily-guarded town.

# demonstration - Friday 27 January, 2012

Egyptians mark first anniversary of 'Friday of Rage'

Tens of thousands of people gathered in Tahrir Square today to demand an early transfer of power by the ruling military and the trial of generals for the killing of protesters.

# demonstration - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Medvedev responds to Russia protests with Facebook vow to probe fraud

But the prime minister’s status update was met with derision – with hundreds of comments expressing voters’ anger.

# demonstration - Saturday 10 December, 2011

In pictures: Thousands of Russians join biggest protests since Soviet era Russia This post contains images

In pictures: Thousands of Russians join biggest protests since Soviet era

Tens of thousands of people thronged Moscow to demand an end to the rule of Vladimir Putin.

# demonstration - Saturday 3 December, 2011

In pictures: march against cuts to youth and community projects Protest This post contains images

In pictures: march against cuts to youth and community projects

A colourful march of community groups and others took place in the capital today.

# demonstration - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Poll: Are people in Ireland too apathetic? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are people in Ireland too apathetic?

People in Ireland are happy to complain – but often unwilling to take real action, Alice Burke writes on TheJournal.ie this morning. So what do you think?

# demonstration - Monday 14 November, 2011

Christy Moore visits the Occupy Dame St camp Occupy This post contains images

Christy Moore visits the Occupy Dame St camp

The legendary musician had a cup of tea and a chat with protesters, before promising to return and play some songs during his next visit.

Occupy Oakland camp being cleared out by police

Police issued four cease and desist letters to protesters before beginning to move them on in the early hours of this morning.

# demonstration - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Column: The Occupy protests show an overwhelming sense of entitlement

We do need radical social change – but the Occupy protesters are going about it the wrong way, writes Evert Bopp.

# demonstration - Thursday 27 October, 2011

St Paul's Cathedral priest resigns over Occupy London eviction plan Occupy London This post contains videos

St Paul's Cathedral priest resigns over Occupy London eviction plan

Giles Fraser has stepped down in support of the protest camp, after arguing that they should not be forcibly evicted.

# demonstration - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Column: I'm a businessman. Here's why I joined Occupy Dame Street

He isn’t a dreadlocked New Ageist and he hates drumming circles – but David Johnson believes in Occupy Dame Street. Here he explains why our system has to change.

# demonstration - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Dozens arrested at Occupy Boston as anti-Wall Street movement spreads Occupy Wall Street This post contains videos This post contains images

Dozens arrested at Occupy Boston as anti-Wall Street movement spreads

Meanwhile, the NYPD has spent over $1.9m on its Occupy Wall Street patrols so far.

# demonstration - Monday 10 October, 2011

In pictures: Occupy Dame Street protests enter third day Occupy Dame Street This post contains images

In pictures: Occupy Dame Street protests enter third day

Some bank robbers appeared at the event today – as one protester explained his motivation.

# demonstration - Sunday 2 October, 2011

More than 700 protesters arrested in Brooklyn Bridge showdown

Marchers from the Occupy Wall Street movement clashed with New York cops yesterday as protests spread across the US.

# demonstration - Friday 30 September, 2011

What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York?

As demonstrations spread to Boston and San Fransciso, read TheJournal.ie’s guide to the Occupy Wall Street protests.

# demonstration - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Actress among group arrested during anti-pipeline White House protest

Daryl Hannah took part in a sit-down protest against an oil pipeline which is planned to run from Canada down to the US Gulf Coast.

# demonstration - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen

Demonstrations calling on President Saleh to step down continued in the capital Sanaa today, as Saleh turned his back on a deal which would have offered him immunity if he resigned.

# demonstration - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Police fire on protesters in Saudi Arabia

One person reportedly injured after police fired guns and stun grenades during today’s demonstration.