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#Protest

# protest - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie Protester tears up anti-Islam banner at Clonskeagh Mosque march Peaceful Protest This post contains images

Protester tears up anti-Islam banner at Clonskeagh Mosque march

Gardaí confirm there were no incidents at today’s demonstration.

# protest - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Thousands take part in anti-water charge protests across Ireland Demonstration This post contains images

Thousands take part in anti-water charge protests across Ireland

Two people were arrested by gardaí today for minor public order offences.

From TheJournal.ie The Irish weren’t the only ones protesting today, the Spanish were out too The Change Is Now

The Irish weren’t the only ones protesting today, the Spanish were out too

Thousands were out in support of the new anti-austerity party Podemos.

# protest - Friday 30 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Protesters at planned anti-Islam event “welcome to come in for a cup of tea” Clonskeagh Mosque

Protesters at planned anti-Islam event “welcome to come in for a cup of tea”

The protest is said to be taking place outside the mosque this Sunday.

# protest - Friday 23 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A community is taking to the streets today to stop its local bank from closing Rural Ireland

A community is taking to the streets today to stop its local bank from closing

Ulster Bank announced last year that it would close 14 of its branches in the Republic.

# protest - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Protest outside Saudi Embassy for blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam Dublin

Protest outside Saudi Embassy for blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam

Raif Badawi criticised clerics and the kingdom’s notorious religious police.

# protest - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Traffic gridlock expected as taxi drivers protest in Dublin city centre Slow Drive

Traffic gridlock expected as taxi drivers protest in Dublin city centre

Dozens of drivers will take part in a slow drive to the gates of the Dáíl, heading into rush hour.

From TheJournal.ie Jake Brennan’s mother to sleep outside the Dáil for three nights Protest

Jake Brennan’s mother to sleep outside the Dáil for three nights

The six-year-old died after being hit by a car outside his family home in Kilkenny last June.

# protest - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover Niger

Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover

A doctor in the Zinder’s hospital said that all of the dead and three of the injured had gunshot wounds.

# protest - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Have you registered with Irish Water? Almost half of those liable haven’t Water Charges

Have you registered with Irish Water? Almost half of those liable haven’t

Charging for water began on January 1 -the first bills are due to be issued from April.

# protest - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days’ HOSPITAL CRISIS

‘Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days’

Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.

# protest - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí contacted over fees owed to international students Shelbourne College

Gardaí contacted over fees owed to international students

“Wherever you’re hiding, we need that money.”

# protest - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Water, abortion rights and determined sit-ins: 2014 was a year of Irish protests Get Up Stand Up

Water, abortion rights and determined sit-ins: 2014 was a year of Irish protests

You guys were not taking anything sitting down in 2014.

# protest - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Spain wants to fine people who protest and ‘breach the peace’ outside parliament Anti-protest

Spain wants to fine people who protest and ‘breach the peace’ outside parliament

€600 fine for insulting a police officer, €30,000 for burning the national flag. These are the proposed new fines that could be introduced under new laws.

# protest - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Anti-water charge protests in Dublin and Donegal Water Protests

Anti-water charge protests in Dublin and Donegal

It’s reported the 300 attended the protest in Donegal while 200 came out for the Dublin demonstration.

# protest - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Police in London arrest 76 people after shopping centre ‘die-in’ I Can't Breathe

Police in London arrest 76 people after shopping centre ‘die-in’

Hundreds of demonstrators blocked the Westfield shopping mall in west London.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Clashes between gardaí and water charge protesters on O’Connell Bridge We Won't Pay This post contains videos

WATCH: Clashes between gardaí and water charge protesters on O’Connell Bridge

The main protest, in which tens of thousands participated, was a peaceful one but a gardaí said six arrests were made.

# protest - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Leo: It really bothers me that people are protesting about €3 a week, we’ve much bigger problems Water Protest

Leo: It really bothers me that people are protesting about €3 a week, we’ve much bigger problems

The Health Minister has been responding to the protests in Dublin today.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: We have been sold out, we have been failed. That is why I’m marching today. Protest

Opinion: We have been sold out, we have been failed. That is why I’m marching today.

We deserve better and, today, people across the country will come together – dignified and defiant.

# protest - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: When the people lead, politicians are forced to follow – so let’s make our voices heard Protest

Opinion: When the people lead, politicians are forced to follow – so let’s make our voices heard

We need a solution for our water needs – but one that doesn’t include creative accounting, cronyism, and possible privatisation.

From The42 LeBron wore the ‘I Can’t Breathe’ protest t-shirt before the Cavs’ 7th straight win last night Brooklyn

LeBron wore the ‘I Can’t Breathe’ protest t-shirt before the Cavs’ 7th straight win last night

But LBJ wasn’t the biggest star on show in Brooklyn last night.

# protest - Sunday 7 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s why some people have travelled from Detroit to join the water charges protest Irish Water

Here’s why some people have travelled from Detroit to join the water charges protest

Chants heard at Dublin Airport today – ‘From Dublin to Detroit, water is a human right’

# protest - Monday 1 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mick Wallace and Clare Daly to appear in court Shannon Airport

Mick Wallace and Clare Daly to appear in court

The TDs were arrested in July after trying to search a US military aircraft.

# protest - Friday 28 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Realistic-looking dead foxes used to confront shoppers on issue of fur farming Fake Foxes

Realistic-looking dead foxes used to confront shoppers on issue of fur farming

In case you saw them from across the street earlier, and were wondering what was going on.

# protest - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Amnesty has sent its people to Ferguson to monitor police at protests Ferguson

# protest - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Does Paul Murphy think he’s too posh to represent working people? Champagne Socialist This post contains videos

Does Paul Murphy think he’s too posh to represent working people?

The Socialist TD’s background has come under scrutiny in the wake of his involvement in the Jobstown protest last weekend.

# protest - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy: It would have been peaceful to hold Joan Burton for 12 hours No Apologies This post contains videos

Paul Murphy: It would have been peaceful to hold Joan Burton for 12 hours

The Socialist TD has defended his actions in Saturday’s controversial protest.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: We have every right to be angry over water charges – but not to be violent Water Charges

Opinion: We have every right to be angry over water charges – but not to be violent

Violence and intimidation against elected representatives – or anyone else – is not the way to agitate for fair treatment.

# protest - Monday 17 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday Newsfix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about MORE water protests, who to blame over Saturday’s action targeting the Tánaiste, bomb threats and bird flu.

# protest - Sunday 16 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie That was NOT a peaceful protest — Burton Water Protests

That was NOT a peaceful protest — Burton

The Tánaiste was trapped in her car for hours while protesters banged on its roof chanting “peaceful protest”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you agree with the actions of yesterday’s water charge protesters? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with the actions of yesterday’s water charge protesters?

Some have said trapping the Tánaiste in her car for hours was “anti-democratic”. Protesters say it was peaceful. What do you think?

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Catch up as you wake up.

# protest - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two arrested over protest that trapped Joan Burton in her car for hours Water Protest

Two arrested over protest that trapped Joan Burton in her car for hours

Protesters surrounded the Tánaiste’s car chanting “peaceful protest” as she attempted to leave a graduation ceremony in Jobstown.

# protest - Friday 14 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Analysis: Why it looks like Sinn Féin’s Dáil sit-in was nothing more than a political stunt Protest

Analysis: Why it looks like Sinn Féin’s Dáil sit-in was nothing more than a political stunt

Sinn Féin denied its Leinster House protest was a publicity stunt but it’s hard to get away from that conclusion.

# protest - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Some abuse survivors say Caranua redress scheme isn’t working, but it’s paid out €5m so far State Institutions

Some abuse survivors say Caranua redress scheme isn’t working, but it’s paid out €5m so far

€110 million was committed by the religious congregations who ran the institutions, Caranua currently has €80 million of the fund.

# protest - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There was a protest outside the Guinness factory today, here’s why Price Of A Pint

There was a protest outside the Guinness factory today, here’s why

Dozens of farmers held a demonstration.

From TheJournal.ie Protesters armed with machetes won’t let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport Mexico

Protesters armed with machetes won’t let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport

On Friday authorities announced that gang suspects confessed to killing 43 students.

# protest - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mexican protesters set fire to palace door over student massacre Corruption

Mexican protesters set fire to palace door over student massacre

Violent protests came a day after authorities said suspected gang hitmen confessed to killing the 43 students and incinerating their bodies.

# protest - Friday 7 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Pick-up artist who encourages ‘choking’ women deported from Australia after protests Deported

Pick-up artist who encourages ‘choking’ women deported from Australia after protests

The Twitter hashtag #TakeDownJulienBlanc spread the word about Blanc’s ‘abusive’ methods.

# protest - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Six workers spend third day staging sit-in protest at petrol station Ballyvolane

Six workers spend third day staging sit-in protest at petrol station

The workers are looking for outstanding wages and holiday pay.

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