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# sit-in - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

At least 35 people killed, including eight-year-old child, in 'brutal' crackdown on protesters in Sudan

At least 35 people killed, including eight-year-old child, in 'brutal' crackdown on protesters in Sudan

Jun 4th 2019, 9:36 AM 9,022 Views 7 Comments

Hundreds of people were also injured when a sit-in was forcefully broken up by the military.

# sit-in - Monday 3 June, 2019

13 killed as sit-in is broken up outside army headquarters in Sudan
# Khartoum
# Khartoum

13 killed as sit-in is broken up outside army headquarters in Sudan

Updated Jun 3rd 2019, 2:38 PM 14,144 Views 8 Comments

There were multiple reports of the military using force to disperse the sit-in in front of army headquarters, where protesters have been camped out for weeks.

# sit-in - Monday 24 September, 2018

'It's a weird side-effect': Activist hopes PigeonGate video will bring attention to housing movement
# Take Back The City
# Take Back The City

'It's a weird side-effect': Activist hopes PigeonGate video will bring attention to housing movement

Sep 24th 2018, 12:59 PM 27,910 Views 28 Comments

Footage shared at the weekend showed one man abusing the protesters and another in his group threw a pigeon head at them.

# sit-in - 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 19,685 Views 103 Comments

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

# sit-in - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Vera Twomey causes TD traffic chaos by staging sit-in at Leinster House
# Dáil Gridlock
# Dáil Gridlock

Vera Twomey causes TD traffic chaos by staging sit-in at Leinster House

May 4th 2017, 9:35 PM 29,774 Views 121 Comments

Assorted deputies were left stranded inside the gates of Leinster House by the protest.

# sit-in - Friday 2 December, 2016

Women told their jobs are gone 'immediately' resolve dispute after Blanchardstown store sit-in
# Pumpkin Patch
# Pumpkin Patch

Women told their jobs are gone 'immediately' resolve dispute after Blanchardstown store sit-in

Dec 2nd 2016, 10:47 PM 88,366 Views 48 Comments

The Pumpkin Patch company has stores in Blanchardstown and Liffey Valley.

# sit-in - Monday 9 May, 2016

Homeless men end occupation of council building in Bray
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Homeless men end occupation of council building in Bray

May 9th 2016, 8:29 AM 17,073 Views 50 Comments

They had been protesting in the building since Thursday.

# sit-in - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

State of the Nation: Will Mary Lou try to enter the Dáil today?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Will Mary Lou try to enter the Dáil today?

Nov 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,639 Views 61 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# sit-in - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Gerry Adams thinks the Ceann Comhairle is "unfair and petulant"
# Sit In
# Sit In

Gerry Adams thinks the Ceann Comhairle is "unfair and petulant"

Nov 15th 2014, 5:09 PM 11,656 Views 181 Comments

His refusal to re-enter the Dáil while Mary Lou was staging her sit-in was “silly and bizarre” according to the Sinn Féin leader.

# sit-in - Friday 14 November, 2014

Poll: What do you make of Mary Lou McDonald's sit-in?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What do you make of Mary Lou McDonald's sit-in?

Nov 14th 2014, 9:39 AM 56,371 Views 331 Comments

The Dáil was adjourned until next Tuesday after the sit-in so today we’re asking for your opinion on it.

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

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

Nov 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 20,253 Views 307 Comments

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

# sit-in - Thursday 6 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 6th 2014, 10:52 PM 21,296 Views 18 Comments

The workers are looking for outstanding wages and holiday pay.

# sit-in - Saturday 20 September, 2014

PHOTOS: 11 people arrested during an 'unofficial protest' over water charges
# Public Order Offences
# Public Order Offences

PHOTOS: 11 people arrested during an 'unofficial protest' over water charges

Sep 20th 2014, 6:37 PM 43,670 Views 210 Comments

The rogue protesters refused to move after O’Connell Street was reopened today.

# sit-in - Monday 30 June, 2014

"Vindicated" Paris Bakery staff now able to access insolvency fund
# Wound Up
# Wound Up

"Vindicated" Paris Bakery staff now able to access insolvency fund

Jun 30th 2014, 12:15 PM 8,728 Views 15 Comments

A liquidator has been appointed to the company – and workers believe their employers got off ‘scot-free’.

# sit-in - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

The Paris Bakery sit-in will be discussed at UN labour conference today
# International Attention
# International Attention

The Paris Bakery sit-in will be discussed at UN labour conference today

Jun 4th 2014, 2:07 PM 9,056 Views 16 Comments

A rally to support the workers will take place outside Leinster House this afternoon.

# sit-in - Saturday 24 May, 2014

'We can't pay our bills with promises'
# Unpaid Wages
# Unpaid Wages

'We can't pay our bills with promises'

May 24th 2014, 1:52 PM 7,749 Views 15 Comments

Workers at Paris Bakery are into their second day at the sit-in outside the Dublin bakery.

# sit-in - Friday 23 May, 2014

"I don't think we will see the money." - Dublin bakery staff staging sit-in over back wages
# Paris Bakery
# Paris Bakery

"I don't think we will see the money." - Dublin bakery staff staging sit-in over back wages

May 23rd 2014, 11:00 PM 33,141 Views 60 Comments

Gardaí have been called to the Paris Bakery on Moore St.

# sit-in - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Mar 1st 2014, 8:15 PM 17,127 Views 12 Comments

Everyone’s talking about John Gilligan shooting, the Fine Gael Ard Fheis and Russian forces in the Ukraine.

# sit-in - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

"We're being made fools of" - Limerick staff sit-in enters 17th day
# Occupy Limerick
# Occupy Limerick

"We're being made fools of" - Limerick staff sit-in enters 17th day

Feb 5th 2014, 6:23 PM 33,034 Views 29 Comments

Staff are angry that entitlements have not been paid, despite a promise that they would.

# sit-in - Saturday 1 February, 2014

'A hospital is not just bricks and mortar' - staff determined to save Mount Carmel
# Sit In
# Sit In

'A hospital is not just bricks and mortar' - staff determined to save Mount Carmel

Feb 1st 2014, 12:30 PM 11,917 Views 45 Comments

A protest march will take place later today with staff saying the services provided by the hospital are vital to the community.