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# protest - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Bríd Smith accuses Taoiseach of 'untruths' in fiery debate on lobbying and climate bill
# Dáil Clash
# Dáil Clash

Bríd Smith accuses Taoiseach of 'untruths' in fiery debate on lobbying and climate bill

Jul 9th 2019, 7:05 PM 19,685 Views 27 Comments

The Dáil was also temporarily suspended following questioning from TD Paul Murphy.

Protesters with baby coffins plan to return to the National Maternity Hospital this Saturday
# Pro-Life
# Pro-Life

Protesters with baby coffins plan to return to the National Maternity Hospital this Saturday

Jul 9th 2019, 6:24 PM 38,467 Views 228 Comments

The issue was discussed on Liveline earlier today.

# protest - Monday 8 July, 2019

Protesters lock themselves to department doors in protest over Climate Emergency Bill blocking
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Protesters lock themselves to department doors in protest over Climate Emergency Bill blocking

Jul 8th 2019, 5:29 PM 18,397 Views 73 Comments

The bill was blocked from progressing by the government last week.

'We have to do more': Extinction Rebellion stage protest in Dublin against commercial forestry
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

'We have to do more': Extinction Rebellion stage protest in Dublin against commercial forestry

Jul 8th 2019, 2:16 PM 12,608 Views 43 Comments

The protest took place as Forestry Industries Ireland held a conference inside the National Botanic Gardens.

# protest - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Turbulent day in European parliament as Brexit Party MEPs turn backs on EU anthem
# Backs Turned
# Backs Turned

Turbulent day in European parliament as Brexit Party MEPs turn backs on EU anthem

Jul 2nd 2019, 1:24 PM 26,405 Views 87 Comments

Irish MEPs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace wore t-shirts with an image of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

# protest - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure
# Protest
# Protest

Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure

Jun 26th 2019, 3:32 PM 7,624 Views 12 Comments

Lifeline Inishowen protested outside the Dáil today.

Protest concerns raised by civil liberties body after reports of Direct Provision residents being targeted
# Right To Protest
# Right To Protest

Protest concerns raised by civil liberties body after reports of Direct Provision residents being targeted

Jun 26th 2019, 2:42 PM 8,978 Views 7 Comments

There is a “pattern of intimidation and harassment” of protesters by gardaí, ICCL has said.

# protest - Friday 14 June, 2019

Thousands of women dressed in purple strike in Switzerland over equal pay
# Strike
# Strike

Thousands of women dressed in purple strike in Switzerland over equal pay

Jun 14th 2019, 5:12 PM 19,960 Views 54 Comments

Women in Switzerland on average still earn 20% less than men.

# protest - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Russian police arrest hundreds at protest following release of detained journalist
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russian police arrest hundreds at protest following release of detained journalist

Jun 12th 2019, 10:12 PM 8,121 Views 15 Comments

Ivan Golunov was detained last week after being charged with attempting to deal a “large amount” of drugs.

# protest - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Nicaragua to release protesters arrested during last year's uprising
# Amnesty
# Amnesty

Nicaragua to release protesters arrested during last year's uprising

Jun 9th 2019, 3:30 PM 5,691 Views 7 Comments

The bill passed by parliament also closes the door on investigating and punishing security forces involved in repressing the protests.

'I was in disguise as an American tourist': The woman who egged Richard Nixon in 1970
# Nixon In Dublin
# Nixon In Dublin

'I was in disguise as an American tourist': The woman who egged Richard Nixon in 1970

Jun 9th 2019, 12:00 PM 18,039 Views 17 Comments

Nixon’s motorcade was making its way through Dublin when it was egged three times.

# protest - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Death toll following crackdown on sit-in protest at Sudanese army base rises to 101
# Khartoum
# Khartoum

Death toll following crackdown on sit-in protest at Sudanese army base rises to 101

Jun 5th 2019, 10:19 PM 7,239 Views 0 Comments

Protesters had gathered to demand a handover to civilian rule in the country.

# protest - Monday 3 June, 2019

13 killed as sit-in is broken up outside army headquarters in Sudan
# Khartoum
# Khartoum

13 killed as sit-in is broken up outside army headquarters in Sudan

Updated Jun 3rd 2019, 2:38 PM 14,144 Views 8 Comments

There were multiple reports of the military using force to disperse the sit-in in front of army headquarters, where protesters have been camped out for weeks.

Poll: Do you plan on attending a Trump protest this week?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan on attending a Trump protest this week?

Jun 3rd 2019, 10:06 AM 43,298 Views 183 Comments

Donald Trump visits Ireland this week, and there are a number of protests planned.

# protest - Sunday 2 June, 2019

'He's not welcome here': Major security operation planned as protests to take place during Trump visit
# Peace Camp
# Peace Camp

'He's not welcome here': Major security operation planned as protests to take place during Trump visit

Jun 2nd 2019, 6:45 AM 61,706 Views 130 Comments

Local protest groups will set up a camp close to Shannon Airport for the duration of the US President’s trip.

# protest - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Housing activists protest Eoghan Murphy at RDS for second time in two days
# Housing Protest
# Housing Protest

Housing activists protest Eoghan Murphy at RDS for second time in two days

May 26th 2019, 6:12 PM 18,658 Views 73 Comments

Housing minister Eoghan Murphy faced a similar protest at the RDS yesterday.

# protest - Sunday 19 May, 2019

'A total exaggeration': Tánaiste dismisses reports of row between government and US over Trump visit
# Visit
# Visit

'A total exaggeration': Tánaiste dismisses reports of row between government and US over Trump visit

Updated May 19th 2019, 1:28 PM 25,273 Views 36 Comments

It has been widely reported that Trump will be in the country for a number of days at the beginning of June.

# protest - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis
# Raise The Roof
# Raise The Roof

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis

May 18th 2019, 1:52 PM 30,525 Views 143 Comments

Figures show that more than 10,000 people are currently registered as homeless in Ireland.

# protest - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

May 15th 2019, 6:59 PM 14,214 Views 102 Comments

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# protest - Monday 13 May, 2019

Swiss team's match abandoned after fans reportedly demand players' shirts
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Swiss team's match abandoned after fans reportedly demand players' shirts

May 13th 2019, 7:57 PM 6,792 Views 2 Comments

Grasshoppers have condemned the behaviour of fans after their protest forced the Super League match with Luzern to be halted.

# protest - Friday 26 April, 2019

Poll: Do you support the Extinction Rebellion protests?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support the Extinction Rebellion protests?

Apr 26th 2019, 9:21 AM 38,623 Views 161 Comments

Extinction Rebellion has become one of the world’s fastest-growing environmental movements.

# protest - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Poll: Would you protest against a supervised injection centre in your area?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you protest against a supervised injection centre in your area?

Apr 23rd 2019, 9:01 AM 28,931 Views 135 Comments

The first centre, planned for Dublin city, is still yet to open.

# protest - Monday 22 April, 2019

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office
# Derry
# Derry

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office

Apr 22nd 2019, 5:48 PM 57,501 Views 69 Comments

McKee was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

# protest - Friday 19 April, 2019

'This is an emergency': Extinction Rebellion comes to Dublin as sit-down protest blocks O'Connell Street
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'This is an emergency': Extinction Rebellion comes to Dublin as sit-down protest blocks O'Connell Street

Apr 19th 2019, 3:41 PM 41,826 Views 166 Comments

The movement was formed late last year and has grown rapidly.

# protest - Friday 12 April, 2019

Bikers rally in solidarity with ex-British soldier to be charged with two Bloody Sunday killings
# Soldier F
# Soldier F

Bikers rally in solidarity with ex-British soldier to be charged with two Bloody Sunday killings

Apr 12th 2019, 8:09 PM 24,535 Views 0 Comments

A man, known just as Soldier F, is to be prosecuted for the murder of James Wray and William McKinney.

Explainer: What's happening in Sudan?
# Sudan
# Sudan

Explainer: What's happening in Sudan?

Apr 12th 2019, 12:19 PM 10,012 Views 3 Comments

The country’s president Omar-al-Bashir was removed from power and detained by the army yesterday.

# protest - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Supporters' group calls for anti-John Delaney protest at League of Ireland match
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Supporters' group calls for anti-John Delaney protest at League of Ireland match

Apr 11th 2019, 8:30 PM 8,358 Views 12 Comments

The Bit O’ Red Supporters Trust, the Dublin Supporters Club and Forza Rovers issued a statement today.

# protest - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Critics who say the tennis-ball protest was 'nonsense' epitomise the big problem with Irish football
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

Critics who say the tennis-ball protest was 'nonsense' epitomise the big problem with Irish football

Mar 27th 2019, 8:35 AM 47,203 Views 98 Comments

Plus, Glenn Whelan impresses and Ireland deliver their most entertaining display since the Euros.

# protest - Monday 25 March, 2019

Europe says no-deal Brexit looks 'increasingly likely' and could lead to delays at airports
# COME WHAT MAY
# COME WHAT MAY

Europe says no-deal Brexit looks 'increasingly likely' and could lead to delays at airports

Updated Mar 25th 2019, 11:06 AM 52,687 Views 59 Comments

Theresa May is making a last-ditch attempt to get her Brexit deal over the line.

# protest - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'Put it to the people': Thousands march in London calling for second Brexit referendum
# Protest
# Protest

'Put it to the people': Thousands march in London calling for second Brexit referendum

Mar 23rd 2019, 2:01 PM 26,843 Views 96 Comments

Meanwhile, more than four million people have signed an online petition calling Article 50 to be revoked.

# protest - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris
# Gilets Jaunes
# Gilets Jaunes

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris

Mar 16th 2019, 3:23 PM 23,397 Views 59 Comments

French police said more than 80 people had been arrested by mid-afternoon.

# protest - Thursday 14 March, 2019

'We're going to go extinct if we don't do something': Irish school students on why they're striking for climate action
# Nationwide Protests
# Nationwide Protests

'We're going to go extinct if we don't do something': Irish school students on why they're striking for climate action

Mar 14th 2019, 6:10 AM 8,879 Views 28 Comments

Students from across the country are joining the global Schools Strike for Climate Action.

# protest - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Mourinho's Real Madrid return killed by Ramos and players, claims Calderon
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Mourinho's Real Madrid return killed by Ramos and players, claims Calderon

Mar 12th 2019, 7:30 PM 12,541 Views 19 Comments

Florentino Perez was hoping to appoint the Portuguese instead of Zinedine Zidane, according to the club’s former president.

# protest - Monday 11 March, 2019

'This is a countrywide problem': Cork activists to protest government's handling of housing crisis
# Raise The Roof
# Raise The Roof

'This is a countrywide problem': Cork activists to protest government's handling of housing crisis

Mar 11th 2019, 6:10 AM 12,077 Views 26 Comments

Today’s demonstration comes after a major housing rally held in Dublin city over the weekend.

# protest - Saturday 9 March, 2019

'We will not be ignored': Activists to take to the streets again for Dublin housing protest
# Protest
# Protest

'We will not be ignored': Activists to take to the streets again for Dublin housing protest

Mar 9th 2019, 7:00 AM 20,175 Views 67 Comments

Today’s demonstration kicks off in Dublin at three different locations at 2pm.

# protest - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'Look in my child's eyes and tell him his life is not worth saving': Parents call for access to medication
# Spinraza
# Spinraza

'Look in my child's eyes and tell him his life is not worth saving': Parents call for access to medication

Feb 28th 2019, 12:52 PM 10,367 Views 28 Comments

About 26 children with SMA, a rare muscle-wasting condition, could benefit from Spinraza.

# protest - Monday 25 February, 2019

Dublin campaigners protest demolition of apartment complex and pool for MetroLink
# Metrolink
# Metrolink

Dublin campaigners protest demolition of apartment complex and pool for MetroLink

Feb 25th 2019, 6:10 AM 29,383 Views 22 Comments

The Markievicz centre was refurbished by Dublin City Council for €1 million in 2016.

# protest - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Protesters gather outside home of Minister for Communications Richard Bruton
# Protest
# Protest

Protesters gather outside home of Minister for Communications Richard Bruton

Updated Feb 17th 2019, 5:12 PM 63,900 Views 214 Comments

Around 10 people demonstrated at the scene this afternoon.

# protest - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Dublin 8 locals protest Harry Crosbie's Vicar Street Hotel development
# The Liberties
# The Liberties

Dublin 8 locals protest Harry Crosbie's Vicar Street Hotel development

Feb 16th 2019, 4:45 PM 30,139 Views 61 Comments

Dublin City Council gave the green light to the 185-bedroom hotel last month.

# protest - Monday 11 February, 2019

Harris says protest outside his family home was 'plain and simple intimidation'
# Greystones
# Greystones

Harris says protest outside his family home was 'plain and simple intimidation'

Feb 11th 2019, 7:34 PM 38,641 Views 205 Comments

A group of protesters gathered outside Harris’ home in Co Wicklow yesterday afternoon.