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#Raise The Roof

# raise-the-roof - Last week 20th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Protest and concert calling for action on housing crisis takes place in Dublin
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# Raise The Roof

Protest and concert calling for action on housing crisis takes place in Dublin

Updated Nov 26th 2022, 4:30 PM 48,938 Views 66 Comments

The rally started at Parnell Square and made its way to Government Buildings where a number of speeches were made.

Rory Hearne: The housing game is rigged and it's time we called it out
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# Raise The Roof

Rory Hearne: The housing game is rigged and it's time we called it out

Updated Nov 25th 2022, 10:15 PM 43,239 Views 54 Comments

The housing expert says waiting for the market to fix the housing crisis is ‘like waiting for Godot’ – he’s calling on everyone to join the Raise the Roof protest.

# raise-the-roof - Last month November 2022

Irish musicians to join Dublin housing rally against ‘cruel’ government policy
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# Raise The Roof

Irish musicians to join Dublin housing rally against ‘cruel’ government policy

Nov 15th 2022, 3:29 PM 16,810 Views 6 Comments

Raise the Roof coordinator Macdara Doyle said one family in Dublin had been forced to live in a disused animal shelter.

# raise-the-roof - This year 2022

Second test countdown - 'We’ll see whether we’ve got the stomach for the pressure'
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From The42
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Second test countdown - 'We’ll see whether we’ve got the stomach for the pressure'

Jul 8th 2022, 6:53 AM 4,816 Views 4 Comments

Ireland face New Zealand tomorrow needing a win to stay alive in the test series.

Peter McVerry 'has never been more depressed' about housing as homelessness tops 10,000
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# Raise The Roof

Peter McVerry 'has never been more depressed' about housing as homelessness tops 10,000

May 31st 2022, 3:25 PM 18,935 Views 58 Comments

For the first time since the pandemic, the number of adults and children registered as homeless has reached five figures.

# raise-the-roof - All time

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

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

May 18th 2019, 1:52 PM 30,586 Views 143 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 11th 2019, 6:10 AM 12,134 Views 26 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 9th 2019, 7:00 AM 20,273 Views 67 Comments

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

Poll: Do you think protests will have a positive effect on the housing crisis?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you think protests will have a positive effect on the housing crisis?

Oct 4th 2018, 8:44 AM 28,008 Views 138 Comments

Thousands gathered outside the Dáil yesterday for the Raise the Roof protest.

'We're conning our young people': Thousands take part in Raise the Roof protest
# Housing
# Housing

'We're conning our young people': Thousands take part in Raise the Roof protest

Oct 3rd 2018, 5:19 PM 20,393 Views 139 Comments

The protest today coincided with a debate in the Dáil on a motion on housing.

'It could be a turning moment in the crisis': Major housing rally to take place outside Dáil in October
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# Raise The Roof

'It could be a turning moment in the crisis': Major housing rally to take place outside Dáil in October

Sep 6th 2018, 2:17 PM 12,466 Views 102 Comments

A range of trade unions, housing advocates and groups have today called for a “radical shift” in Ireland’s housing policies.

Hermitage Green played a UL RAG Week house party and the Gardaí shut it down
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From The Daily Edge
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Hermitage Green played a UL RAG Week house party and the Gardaí shut it down

Mar 3rd 2017, 6:42 PM 9,910 Views 0 Comments

Bound to happen.

This is what the storms have done to Ireland today
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# Blow The Roof Off

This is what the storms have done to Ireland today

Feb 12th 2014, 10:40 PM 127,948 Views 117 Comments

Roofs lifted off, building facades torn down and sheds blown away. It’s wild on Shannonside.