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# protest - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

'Families have suffered enough': Emotional scenes outside the Dáil as publicans demand 'fair play'
# Protest
# Protest

'Families have suffered enough': Emotional scenes outside the Dáil as publicans demand 'fair play'

Sep 8th 2020, 1:19 PM 21,086 Views 34 Comments

The pubs have been given the green light to reopen on 21 September.

# protest - Sunday 6 September, 2020

New York grand jury to investigate 'spit hood' death in Rochester
# Daniel Prude
# Daniel Prude

New York grand jury to investigate 'spit hood' death in Rochester

Sep 6th 2020, 10:03 AM 25,394 Views 45 Comments

Daniel Prude died after being hooded and held down by Rochester police earlier this year.

# protest - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

FactCheck: Does this photo show a protest against Covid-19 restrictions in South Korea?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Does this photo show a protest against Covid-19 restrictions in South Korea?

Sep 1st 2020, 1:08 PM 594 Views 0 Comments

Posts on social media have represented anti-government protests in Seoul as anti-coronavirus restrictions.

# protest - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Lakers, Clippers vote to abandon NBA season - reports
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Lakers, Clippers vote to abandon NBA season - reports

Aug 27th 2020, 10:07 AM 8,447 Views 9 Comments

The meeting followed the Milwaukee Bucks’ boycott of their first round playoff game against the Orlando Magic.

# protest - Monday 17 August, 2020

Brazilian indigenous protesters block highway through Amazon demanding help against Covid-19
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazilian indigenous protesters block highway through Amazon demanding help against Covid-19

Aug 17th 2020, 7:27 PM 22,180 Views 10 Comments

Brazil has the second-highest number of infections and deaths in the pandemic, after the US.

# protest - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Debenhams workers postpone Saturday protest pending settlement talks
# Redundancy
# Redundancy

Debenhams workers postpone Saturday protest pending settlement talks

Jul 30th 2020, 8:37 AM 17,583 Views 14 Comments

The workers are calling on the liquidation process to be frozen or extended until after the Covid-19 crisis.

# protest - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Thousands of US workers walk out in 'Strike for Black Lives'
# Protest
# Protest

Thousands of US workers walk out in 'Strike for Black Lives'

Jul 21st 2020, 10:30 AM 24,546 Views 33 Comments

Employees from a broad range of industries briefly walked off their jobs in a call to end “systemic racism”.

# protest - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

James McClean frustrated by lack of support following nine years of abuse
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

James McClean frustrated by lack of support following nine years of abuse

Jul 14th 2020, 12:40 PM 30,610 Views 65 Comments

The Ireland and Stoke winger has received racial and sectarian abuse.

# protest - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Taoiseach says Debenhams has treated its Irish workers 'very badly'
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Taoiseach says Debenhams has treated its Irish workers 'very badly'

Jul 8th 2020, 1:54 PM 17,926 Views 29 Comments

Some 1,500 Debenhams workers in Ireland have lost their jobs.

# protest - Saturday 4 July, 2020

FIA gives green light to Mercedes’ controversial steering system
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

FIA gives green light to Mercedes’ controversial steering system

Jul 4th 2020, 11:14 AM 3,536 Views 7 Comments

Hamilton was quickest in both practice sessions, finishing two tenths clear of his team-mate Valtteri Bottas.

# protest - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

CityJet's Dublin pilots to protest at airline's Irish HQ
# CityJet
# CityJet

CityJet's Dublin pilots to protest at airline's Irish HQ

Jun 23rd 2020, 10:41 AM 12,617 Views 3 Comments

Fórsa says it has put forward a range of proposals aimed at securing pilot roles in Dublin

# protest - Saturday 20 June, 2020

A 'number of people' injured in terror-related stabbing in English park
# Reading
# Reading

A 'number of people' injured in terror-related stabbing in English park

Jun 20th 2020, 10:06 PM 72,946 Views 43 Comments

The incident is believed to be terror-related.

# protest - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Priti Patel condemns ‘unacceptable thuggery’ as ‘statue protectors’ clash with police
# London
# London

Priti Patel condemns ‘unacceptable thuggery’ as ‘statue protectors’ clash with police

Jun 13th 2020, 3:24 PM 35,670 Views 75 Comments

Hundreds of people converged on Parliament Square in London today after far-right groups, including Britain First, called on supporters to guard the monuments.

# protest - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'From the moment a hate crime is reported, the hate element is filtered out by the system'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'From the moment a hate crime is reported, the hate element is filtered out by the system'

Jun 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 11,535 Views 39 Comments

Grace Tierney of the Irish Council for Civil Liberties is living in the US through lockdown and witnessing the Black Lives Matter protest. She says Ireland must ask itself the hard questions.

# protest - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police
# Criticism
# Criticism

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

Jun 10th 2020, 8:51 AM 28,327 Views 79 Comments

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# protest - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Hundreds of people gather for Black Lives Matter protest at the US embassy
# Dublin
# Dublin

Hundreds of people gather for Black Lives Matter protest at the US embassy

Updated Jun 6th 2020, 4:28 PM 57,138 Views 224 Comments

Thousands are expected to gather at the US Embassy today at 3pm.

Explainer: Why is a new law in Hong Kong about the Chinese national anthem so controversial?
# Protests
# Protests

Explainer: Why is a new law in Hong Kong about the Chinese national anthem so controversial?

Jun 6th 2020, 7:45 AM 15,439 Views 27 Comments

The law was approved by Hong Kong legislators on Thursday.

# protest - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Snooker player Alfie Burden takes a knee at start of Championship League match
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Snooker player Alfie Burden takes a knee at start of Championship League match

Jun 4th 2020, 11:45 AM 6,371 Views 7 Comments

Burden lost his first game 3-0 to Ryan Day.

# protest - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Black Lives Matter protest still set to go ahead on Saturday after separate demonstration cancelled
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Black Lives Matter protest still set to go ahead on Saturday after separate demonstration cancelled

Jun 3rd 2020, 8:04 PM 38,095 Views 124 Comments

A protest on Saturday is still scheduled to go ahead, despite concerns from health officials.

German FA takes no action against Jadon Sancho over George Floyd protest
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

German FA takes no action against Jadon Sancho over George Floyd protest

Jun 3rd 2020, 3:33 PM 1,812 Views 2 Comments

In a statement, the Bundesliga confirmed it would take ‘no proceedings’ against the player.

'Large gatherings are dangerous': Harris says planned anti-racism march should be cancelled
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

'Large gatherings are dangerous': Harris says planned anti-racism march should be cancelled

Jun 3rd 2020, 12:30 PM 36,625 Views 160 Comments

A garda investigation into Monday’s protest is underway.

# protest - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Nissan workers burn tyres at gate of Barcelona factory after closure announced
# Protest
# Protest

Nissan workers burn tyres at gate of Barcelona factory after closure announced

May 28th 2020, 1:58 PM 33,434 Views 30 Comments

There will be 3,000 job losses with 20,000 families expected to be affected in Spain’s Catalonia region.

Three politicians ejected from Hong Kong chamber amid China anthem debate
# Anthem Debate
# Anthem Debate

Three politicians ejected from Hong Kong chamber amid China anthem debate

May 28th 2020, 8:22 AM 9,717 Views 1 Comment

One of the politicians was forcibly carried out of the legislative chamber by security forces.

# protest - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law

May 27th 2020, 9:08 AM 6,692 Views 11 Comments

In the Central business district, police shot pepper balls at protesters and searched several people.

# protest - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'We're asking for the government's help': Debenhams staff stage protest outside Dáil
# Dublin
# Dublin

'We're asking for the government's help': Debenhams staff stage protest outside Dáil

May 13th 2020, 1:12 PM 15,294 Views 10 Comments

The closure of the Irish branches of Debenhams saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

# protest - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Gardaí restrict access to Phoenix Park due to planned anti-lockdown protest
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí restrict access to Phoenix Park due to planned anti-lockdown protest

Updated May 2nd 2020, 4:55 PM 83,809 Views 0 Comments

A ‘March for Freedom’ protest was planned in the Park at 2pm today.

# protest - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

'Deceived by Debenhams': Workers urge government to save their jobs ahead of liquidation hearing
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

'Deceived by Debenhams': Workers urge government to save their jobs ahead of liquidation hearing

Apr 29th 2020, 4:27 PM 19,838 Views 50 Comments

Some 500 people logged onto Zoom this afternoon for an e-rally in support of the Debenhams workers.

# protest - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Nine killed in Peru prison protest against overcrowded conditions during pandemic
# Lima
# Lima

Nine killed in Peru prison protest against overcrowded conditions during pandemic

Apr 28th 2020, 8:00 PM 13,055 Views 4 Comments

Officials said the nine inmates were shot during clashes with authorities.

# protest - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Protesters staging demonstration outside Debenhams store in Dublin are moved on by gardaí
# Henry Street
# Henry Street

Protesters staging demonstration outside Debenhams store in Dublin are moved on by gardaí

Apr 21st 2020, 12:04 PM 71,095 Views 143 Comments

The closure of the stores saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

# protest - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Hundreds protest over Michigan governor’s social distancing order
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Hundreds protest over Michigan governor’s social distancing order

Apr 16th 2020, 8:14 AM 71,913 Views 102 Comments

Governor Gretchen Whitmer said she was ‘really disappointed’ to see protesters close together without masks.

# protest - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Rangers want SPFL chief banned over controversial vote
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Rangers want SPFL chief banned over controversial vote

Apr 11th 2020, 5:08 PM 12,668 Views 29 Comments

‘Rangers will not be bullied into silence,’ a statement from the Glasgow club read.

# protest - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Hundreds take to Dublin streets calling for left-wing government
# March
# March

Hundreds take to Dublin streets calling for left-wing government

Mar 7th 2020, 5:40 PM 76,363 Views 207 Comments

Several hundred people from various groups took part in a protest this afternoon.

# protest - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Bizarre scenes as Bayern and Hoffenheim play keep-ball for 10 minutes in response to offensive banner
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Bizarre scenes as Bayern and Hoffenheim play keep-ball for 10 minutes in response to offensive banner

Feb 29th 2020, 5:12 PM 17,273 Views 8 Comments

The Bundesliga game was halted three times due to an offensive banner.

# protest - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Dutch farmers bring tractors into city in protest over planned emissions policy
# The Hague
# The Hague

Dutch farmers bring tractors into city in protest over planned emissions policy

Feb 19th 2020, 10:50 PM 15,722 Views 13 Comments

The demonstration comes a day before a debate in parliament on how to rein in emissions of the pollutant nitrogen oxide.

# protest - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Porto striker walks off pitch after monkey chants
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Porto striker walks off pitch after monkey chants

Feb 16th 2020, 9:56 PM 10,017 Views 12 Comments

Moussa Marega was targeted by some fans in a stormy Portuguese league game at Vitoria Guimaeres on Sunday.

# protest - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest

Feb 15th 2020, 3:21 PM 16,068 Views 39 Comments

A taxi driver shouted “Just f****** move” to a samba band which stood in front of cars playing music.

# protest - Friday 14 February, 2020

'We've been waiting for 12 years': Hundreds of Community Employment supervisors strike over pension rights
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

'We've been waiting for 12 years': Hundreds of Community Employment supervisors strike over pension rights

Feb 14th 2020, 3:08 PM 11,228 Views 14 Comments

They want the incoming government to implement a Labour Court recommendation issued in 2008 that a pension scheme be put in place for them.

# protest - Friday 7 February, 2020

'We're the ones who will suffer': Secondary school students stage climate change protest
# Climate Strike
# Climate Strike

'We're the ones who will suffer': Secondary school students stage climate change protest

Feb 7th 2020, 4:21 PM 12,743 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí had said they would not sanction the protest but it went ahead anyway this afternoon.

# protest - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

'This is huge': Thousands of childcare protesters march across Dublin city
# Early Years Alliance
# Early Years Alliance

'This is huge': Thousands of childcare protesters march across Dublin city

Updated Feb 5th 2020, 1:09 PM 37,948 Views 45 Comments

The Early Years Alliance said the crisis was caused by the government’s “chronic under-investment” in the industry.

# protest - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Opinion: We don’t want the crumbs from the table – childcare is in crisis and we need support
# Childcare Costs
# Childcare Costs

Opinion: We don’t want the crumbs from the table – childcare is in crisis and we need support

Feb 4th 2020, 7:00 PM 13,428 Views 19 Comments

Cut the bureaucracy and fund childcare properly, writes crèche operator Margaret Connell.