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#Protest

# protest - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction

Hundreds gathered to protest the eviction of a group from a vacant property in North Fredrick Street.

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children

A video uploaded to Facebook yesterday showed protesters outside the pro-Brexit MP’s home.

# protest - Sunday 9 September, 2018

From The42 'Wow, NFL first game ratings are way down' - Kneeling protests resume as Trump warns of ratings fall Protest

'Wow, NFL first game ratings are way down' - Kneeling protests resume as Trump warns of ratings fall

Miami Dolphins’ Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson kneeled during the anthem, while Robert Quinn raised a fist.

# protest - Sunday 2 September, 2018

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

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

“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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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'

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

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

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

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'

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'

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

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

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

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%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

Trinity students have released a list of demands.

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

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

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

# protest - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

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

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

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

# protest - Thursday 1 March, 2018

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

Pep Guardiola ready to give up 'yellow ribbon' protest

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

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

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

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

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

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

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