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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Occupy Dame Street

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# vox pop
WATCH: What's Occupy Dame Street all about?
The people camping out at the Central Bank and their supporters explain why they are there…
Column: The Occupy protests show an overwhelming sense of entitlement
We do need radical social change – but the Occupy protesters are going about it the wrong way, writes Evert Bopp.
# Bondholder Bailout
'No to Bondholder Bailout' protesters stop traffic in Cork
A group of protesters created a human roadblock at Ballyhea to demonstrate against tomorrow’s repayment of a US$1 billion Anglo Irish Bank unsecured bond.
# Occupy Lsx
St Paul’s drops eviction action against Occupy LSX protest
However, protesters at the St Paul’s camp are expected to be told to clear their tents within 48 hours by the City of London Corporation.
# Anglo Irish Bank
Occupy Dame Street to hold protest against bondholder payout
Organisers of the Occupy Dame Street protests are to demonstrate against the repayment of an unsecured Anglo Irish Bank bond later today.
# Arrests
Men arrested near Occupy Dame Street camp overnight
Three men were arrested for public order offences last night – however eyewitnesses say they were not part of the protest.
# Occupy London
St Paul's Cathedral priest resigns over Occupy London eviction plan
Giles Fraser has stepped down in support of the protest camp, after arguing that they should not be forcibly evicted.
# The Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In tonight’s Fix: Seán Gallagher in pole position for the Áras, 2,000 march to Occupy Dame Street, was Muammar Gaddafi the richest man alive? Plus: the Rubik’s Cube world record…
Column: I'm a businessman. Here's why I joined Occupy Dame Street
He isn’t a dreadlocked New Ageist and he hates drumming circles – but David Johnson believes in Occupy Dame Street. Here he explains why our system has to change.
# occupy
Arrests in Chicago, New York and Rome following global day of action
Protests in Rome turned violent, while in Dublin there were peaceful marches in the city centre.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In tonight’s Fix: Sean Gallagher roars into Presidential lead, worldwide rallies back Occupy movement, and the soap legend who has poured her last pint…
# occupy
Occupy Dame Street protesters taking part in global day of action
A rally will take place in Dublin at 2pm this afternoon, as protests get underway in more than 80 countries around the world.
# Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street protesters told to move 'for clean up'
Some protesters are refusing to move – suspicious it is an attempt to shut down the protest. Others say if they are not allowed back into the park after the cleanup they will engage in nonviolent civil disobedience.
# Occupy Dame Street
Occupy Dame Street protesters explain aims of 'people's movement'
The campaigners at the Central Bank have released a manifesto. Here’s what they are hoping to achieve.
# Occupy Wall Street
Dozens arrested at Occupy Boston as anti-Wall Street movement spreads
Meanwhile, the NYPD has spent over $1.9m on its Occupy Wall Street patrols so far.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Monday
In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the Áras race, a beauty queen takes down a mobster, and why you should NEVER bathe with live eels…
# Occupy Dame Street
In pictures: Occupy Dame Street protests enter third day
Some bank robbers appeared at the event today – as one protester explained his motivation.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In tonight’s Fix: A wrongly accused priest comes home, Macca gets married, and two burglars prove there really is honour among thieves…
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In tonight’s Fix: Bill Clinton’s ideas for economic recovery, why your taps may not be working, and how Amsterdam drug users’ highs are now a little lower…
# Occupy Dame Street
In pictures: Protesters occupy Dame Street
After spreading across the US, the Occupy Wall Street movement arrived in Ireland today. Here’s our gallery…