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#Protest

# protest - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Man United fans pay for anti-Woodward banner to fly over Turf Moor
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Man United fans pay for anti-Woodward banner to fly over Turf Moor

Sep 2nd 2018, 4:40 PM 11,391 Views 16 Comments

“Ed Woodward a specialist in failure,” it read.

# protest - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Giant balloon of London mayor in bikini flies over London 'in retaliation' to 'Trump Baby'
# Sadiq Khan
# Sadiq Khan

Giant balloon of London mayor in bikini flies over London 'in retaliation' to 'Trump Baby'

Sep 1st 2018, 1:20 PM 25,742 Views 52 Comments

It follows activists flying a giant balloon depicting US President Donald Trump as a baby during protests in July against his UK visit.

# protest - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Merkel says 'hate in the streets' has no place in Germany following violent far-right rally
# Chemnitz
# Chemnitz

Merkel says 'hate in the streets' has no place in Germany following violent far-right rally

Aug 28th 2018, 5:36 PM 15,893 Views 81 Comments

At least 20 people were injured yesterday during a far-right rally in the Germany city of Chemnitz.

# protest - Monday 27 August, 2018

Several injured in German far-right rally after knife killing sparks further violence
# Chemnitz
# Chemnitz

Several injured in German far-right rally after knife killing sparks further violence

Aug 27th 2018, 10:36 PM 20,858 Views 82 Comments

Hundreds of riot police separated the noisy crowd from more than 1,000 anti-fascist counter-protesters.

# protest - Friday 17 August, 2018

Palestinian border protesters shot dead by Israeli troops
# Clashes
# Clashes

Palestinian border protesters shot dead by Israeli troops

Aug 17th 2018, 6:52 PM 12,341 Views 162 Comments

At least 171 Gazans have been killed by Israeli fire since late March.

'Summerhill was the tip of the iceberg': Housing activists take over second property in Dublin
# Occupation
# Occupation

'Summerhill was the tip of the iceberg': Housing activists take over second property in Dublin

Aug 17th 2018, 2:37 PM 26,132 Views 0 Comments

Activists are now occupying 34 North Frederick Street in Dublin’s north inner city.

# protest - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Activists occupying vacant property in Dublin 'still committed to action' despite a legal threat
# Summerhill
# Summerhill

Activists occupying vacant property in Dublin 'still committed to action' despite a legal threat

Aug 15th 2018, 12:17 PM 14,233 Views 65 Comments

A number of housing groups have occupied 35 Summerhill Parade since last Wednesday evening.

# protest - Friday 10 August, 2018

NFL players have come up with a new way to protest during the anthem
# Won't Back Down
From The42
# Won't Back Down

NFL players have come up with a new way to protest during the anthem

Aug 10th 2018, 8:12 AM 11,847 Views 9 Comments

A number of players raised their fists in protest during the exhibition games, while some continued to take a knee.

# protest - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

'It shows how angry people are': Occupation of inner-city terraced house enters second day
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'It shows how angry people are': Occupation of inner-city terraced house enters second day

Aug 8th 2018, 4:28 PM 31,845 Views 179 Comments

The occupation followed a protest on Dublin’s O’Connell Street yesterday evening.

# protest - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'
# Protest
# Protest

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'

Jul 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,828 Views 39 Comments

A protest is due to take place outside garda headquarters in Dublin today.

# protest - Thursday 19 July, 2018

One of Macron's bodyguards is being investigated for beating a protester
# Strike
# Strike

One of Macron's bodyguards is being investigated for beating a protester

Jul 19th 2018, 2:57 PM 9,267 Views 9 Comments

A probe has begun into possible charges of violence by a public official, and of pretending to be a policeman.

# protest - Monday 16 July, 2018

Stand-off between gardaí and locals at protest against clinic which 'treats sex offenders'
# Sallynoggin
# Sallynoggin

Stand-off between gardaí and locals at protest against clinic which 'treats sex offenders'

Jul 16th 2018, 5:28 PM 49,389 Views 44 Comments

The gates to the clinic were shut with bike locks, which had to be removed by gardaí.

# protest - Monday 9 July, 2018

Pride in London organisers 'sorry' over 'anti-trans' protest
# Protesters
# Protesters

Pride in London organisers 'sorry' over 'anti-trans' protest

Jul 9th 2018, 9:49 AM 33,505 Views 149 Comments

Pride in London said the group “forced their way to the front of the parade”.

# protest - Friday 6 July, 2018

Giant 'Trump Baby' blimp given permission to fly over London during US president's visit
# Protest
# Protest

Giant 'Trump Baby' blimp given permission to fly over London during US president's visit

Jul 6th 2018, 9:46 AM 27,316 Views 136 Comments

The six-metre orange balloon, which shows the president wearing a nappy, will fly near parliament.

# protest - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy
# US Border
# US Border

Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy

Jul 5th 2018, 7:38 AM 17,881 Views 24 Comments

She is now facing multiple federal charges including trespassing and disorderly conduct.

# protest - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared'
# Exhibition
# Exhibition

Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared'

Jul 1st 2018, 7:00 AM 19,144 Views 34 Comments

The fascinating documents are on show until September.

# protest - Saturday 30 June, 2018

'Pride will only cease to be a protest when there is nothing left to fight for'
# Read Me
# Read Me

'Pride will only cease to be a protest when there is nothing left to fight for'

Jun 30th 2018, 9:00 AM 19,344 Views 64 Comments

Even if you view Pride as nothing more than a celebration, it is still a protest, writes Danny Rigg.

# protest - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Protests as Spain 'Wolf Pack' acquitted of gang raping woman but jailed for sexual abuse

Apr 26th 2018, 10:05 PM 36,672 Views 0 Comments

The verdicts sparked protests outside the Pamplona courthouse in northern Spain.

# protest - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety
# Dublin Cycle Campaign
# Dublin Cycle Campaign

Cyclists stage lie-down protest outside Leinster House calling for greater road safety

Apr 25th 2018, 7:34 PM 28,489 Views 262 Comments

Four cyclists have died on Irish roads so far this year.

# protest - Saturday 7 April, 2018

'Less talk, more action': Thousands take to streets of Dublin calling for end to homeless crisis
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'Less talk, more action': Thousands take to streets of Dublin calling for end to homeless crisis

Apr 7th 2018, 2:39 PM 46,828 Views 189 Comments

The number of homeless children has quintupled in under four years.

# protest - Friday 6 April, 2018

DCU president calls for government intervention as student complex hikes rents by 27%
# Student Accommodation
# Student Accommodation

DCU president calls for government intervention as student complex hikes rents by 27%

Apr 6th 2018, 10:04 AM 13,593 Views 35 Comments

A group of students staged the protest last night in response to the hikes.

# protest - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Coveney calls for Israeli restraint after 16 Palestinians killed in clashes
# Gaza Protests
# Gaza Protests

Coveney calls for Israeli restraint after 16 Palestinians killed in clashes

Mar 31st 2018, 5:59 PM 15,627 Views 172 Comments

Thousands of Gazans marched near the Israel border yesterday where Palestinian officials state Israeli soldiers opened fire.

# protest - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Protesters gather around the country over treatment of women in criminal justice system
# Rally
# Rally

Protesters gather around the country over treatment of women in criminal justice system

Mar 29th 2018, 1:15 PM 73,691 Views 96 Comments

Solidarity-PBP TD Bríd Smith says the turnout represents an anger women in Ireland are feeling over issues of consent and their bodies.

# protest - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Nigel Farage just threw a load of dead fish into the Thames
# Hake News
# Hake News

Nigel Farage just threw a load of dead fish into the Thames

Mar 21st 2018, 12:32 PM 32,371 Views 55 Comments

Farage and campaigners said the act was done as a protest against Theresa May’s “betrayal” of UK fishermen.

# protest - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Trinity provost says university will 'seriously consider' alternatives to resit exam fees after student protest
# Take Back Trinity
# Take Back Trinity

Trinity provost says university will 'seriously consider' alternatives to resit exam fees after student protest

Mar 14th 2018, 10:35 PM 28,160 Views 42 Comments

Earlier, security was called to the dining hall after students took it over and refused to leave.

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence
# Florida Shooting
# Florida Shooting

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence

Mar 14th 2018, 3:45 PM 12,224 Views 29 Comments

The protests come after 17 people were killed during a school shooting in Florida last month.

# protest - Friday 9 March, 2018

Grafton Street branch of PTSB occupied by anti-vulture fund demonstrators
# Permanent TSB
# Permanent TSB

Grafton Street branch of PTSB occupied by anti-vulture fund demonstrators

Mar 9th 2018, 4:00 PM 19,683 Views 103 Comments

The protesters accuse the bank of putting the lives of people in almost 20,000 households in jeopardy.

Students' exam fee protest shuts down access to Book of Kells
# Trinity
# Trinity

Students' exam fee protest shuts down access to Book of Kells

Mar 9th 2018, 2:12 PM 26,350 Views 34 Comments

Trinity students have released a list of demands.

Review of Jobstown protest finds gardaí should have anticipated 'serious outburst of public disorder'
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Review of Jobstown protest finds gardaí should have anticipated 'serious outburst of public disorder'

Mar 9th 2018, 12:50 PM 15,064 Views 83 Comments

The review pointed out that there was a considerable number of public order incidents in the area in the run up to the 2014 protest.

# protest - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre
# Eighth Referendum
# Eighth Referendum

'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre

Mar 8th 2018, 8:13 PM 22,562 Views 89 Comments

The march was organised by the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# protest - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Greek club's fans invade TV station in protest of Super League punishment
# Mad As Hell
From The42
# Mad As Hell

Greek club's fans invade TV station in protest of Super League punishment

Mar 6th 2018, 10:36 PM 5,409 Views 3 Comments

The supporters left peacefully after the announcement and no arrests were made.

# protest - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Pep Guardiola ready to give up 'yellow ribbon' protest
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Pep Guardiola ready to give up 'yellow ribbon' protest

Mar 1st 2018, 6:00 PM 5,415 Views 2 Comments

The Catalan manager has been charged by the Football Association over displaying the political symbol on the touchline during games.

# protest - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

WATCH: Irish woman explains the pain caused by vaginal mesh implant
# Vaginal Mesh
# Vaginal Mesh

WATCH: Irish woman explains the pain caused by vaginal mesh implant

Jan 23rd 2018, 9:45 PM 32,702 Views 12 Comments

Members of a support group for women who experienced complications will protest outside Leinster House tomorrow.

# protest - Saturday 20 January, 2018

People across the world march in support of MeToo movement on Trump's inauguration anniversary
# Women's March
# Women's March

People across the world march in support of MeToo movement on Trump's inauguration anniversary

Jan 20th 2018, 5:15 PM 10,682 Views 52 Comments

Earlier today, dozens of activists gathered in Rome to denounce violence against women.

# protest - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Locals turn out in numbers to protest proposed drug rehab centre in Co Meath
# Ballivor
# Ballivor

Locals turn out in numbers to protest proposed drug rehab centre in Co Meath

Jan 17th 2018, 9:25 PM 19,289 Views 61 Comments

The new Narconon centre in the rural village of Ballivor has been linked with the Church of Scientology.

# protest - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Protesters trash H&M shops in South Africa in response to 'monkey' ad
# Rubber Bullets
# Rubber Bullets

Protesters trash H&M shops in South Africa in response to 'monkey' ad

Jan 13th 2018, 4:34 PM 58,637 Views 145 Comments

The Economic Freedom Fighters organised protests at several H&M outlets in Johannesburg.

# protest - Monday 8 January, 2018

Oprah declares 'new day' for women in campaign-like Golden Globe speech
# Oprah Winfrey
# Oprah Winfrey

Oprah declares 'new day' for women in campaign-like Golden Globe speech

Jan 8th 2018, 6:53 AM 22,714 Views 45 Comments

Her fans think she’s lining up a run for the White House in 2020.

# protest - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Siptu warns of strike action by Section 39 health care workers over pay issues
# Health Care
# Health Care

Siptu warns of strike action by Section 39 health care workers over pay issues

Dec 28th 2017, 9:43 AM 14,298 Views 22 Comments

Some 12,000 Section 39 workers receive dual salary funding between the HSE and voluntary contributions.

# protest - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

‘As a group of players, we knew things had to change’
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

‘As a group of players, we knew things had to change’

Dec 27th 2017, 9:00 PM 24,622 Views 0 Comments

Áine O’Gorman reflects on what will likely be remembered as a landmark year for Irish women’s football.

# protest - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'Blindness, removal of the spleen': Study finds rubber bullets are not safe
# Crowd Control
# Crowd Control

'Blindness, removal of the spleen': Study finds rubber bullets are not safe

Dec 23rd 2017, 8:15 AM 7,671 Views 54 Comments

The US study found three in every 100 people injured by rubber bullets died as a result.