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# pegida - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Garda pleads not guilty to assaulting RTÉ cameraman at protest against far-right group

The incident allegedly happened at a demonstration by far-right group Pegida in Dublin in February 2016.

# pegida - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Garda appears in court accused of assaulting RTÉ cameraman during Pegida protest

The district court has heard the man had attended hospital and suffered bruising to his groin.

# pegida - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Dublin hotel cancels launch of new extreme right-wing party which had been planned for tomorrow

The National Party had previously released a statement announcing its launch at a renowned Dublin hotel tomorrow afternoon.

# pegida - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

German anti-Islam group Pegida to launch political party

The group launched a branch in Ireland in February.

# pegida - Thursday 26 May, 2016

The leader of a controversial anti-Islam group is coming to Ireland

Lutz Bachmann, the founder of the right-wing Pegida organisation, will be visiting Ireland to speak here in June.

# pegida - Thursday 31 March, 2016

'No we are not Isis, no we don't want to kill people, and no we don't want to take over'

Adam Sabbagh speaks about a new documentary about immigration in Ireland.

Deciding to make a film on immigration was hard - including anti-immigration group was harder

“Do you deny people whose views you find repulsive the oxygen of publicity or do you engage in the hope of teasing out some of the contradictions?”

Poll: Should anti-Islam demonstrations be banned? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should anti-Islam demonstrations be banned?

A rally in Brussels has been banned over concerns about violence – what do you think?

# pegida - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Election candidate told she is a "suicide waiting to happen" after releasing anti-Pegida video

“The fact that they are also targeting my children is disgusting.”

# pegida - Sunday 7 February, 2016

RTÉ cameraman injured in demonstrations on O'Connell Street

O’Connell Street has now returned to normal.

# pegida - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Controversial anti-Islam group to launch Irish branch outside GPO today

The Irish launch of anti-Islam group Pegida today is being challenged by a counter-demonstration.

# pegida - Friday 5 February, 2016

'Anti-Islamic group Pegida are coming to town. We can't afford to laugh and dismiss them'

Two protests are taking place this Saturday – there are bound to be a clash of ideas, writes Julien Mercille.

# pegida - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne Germany This post contains videos

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne

The rally comes as Angela Merkel backed rules to make deportations easier.

# pegida - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Outrage after 'noose for Angela Merkel' displayed at anti-refugee rally

The Islamophobic PEGIDA protesters created a miniature gallows.

# pegida - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

German anti-Islam leader quits after a picture of him dressed as Hitler goes viral

Pegida leader Lutz Bachmann confirmed he would step down today.

# pegida - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Cologne Cathedral plunged into darkness in protest over anti-Islam rallies

The move came as 18,000 people turned out an anti-immigrant demonstration.