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#Protest

# protest - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Manchester United-Liverpool postponed after fans storm Old Trafford pitch
# MUFC
# MUFC

Manchester United-Liverpool postponed after fans storm Old Trafford pitch

Updated May 2nd 2021, 6:15 PM 113,859 Views 147 Comments

Flares were let off by protestors inside the ground, where corner flags were held aloft and one supporter was seen throwing a tripod from the interview zone.

# protest - Thursday 29 April, 2021

Dáil told taxi drivers forced to call off today's protest - but gardaí say it was a matter for the groups alone
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Dáil told taxi drivers forced to call off today's protest - but gardaí say it was a matter for the groups alone

Apr 29th 2021, 4:52 PM 18,387 Views 9 Comments

Richard Boyd Barrett told the Tánaiste the drivers were “threatened with fines”.

# protest - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s doctors prevented from seeing him in prison hospital
# Hunger Strike
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# Hunger Strike

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s doctors prevented from seeing him in prison hospital

Apr 20th 2021, 3:24 PM 8,831 Views 6 Comments

Navalny has been on a hunger strike since 31 March.

# protest - Monday 19 April, 2021

Brother of loyalist murder victim disrupts protest over Northern Ireland Protocol
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# NI Protocol

Brother of loyalist murder victim disrupts protest over Northern Ireland Protocol

Apr 19th 2021, 4:48 PM 38,436 Views 14 Comments

Gareth McCord’s brother Raymond was beaten to death by a UVF gang in north Belfast in 1997.

# protest - Monday 12 April, 2021

Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest
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Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 7:17 PM 49,007 Views 0 Comments

Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill said he expected closing arguments to begin next week.

# protest - Monday 22 March, 2021

Disorder at ‘Kill the Bill’ protest in Bristol roundly condemned
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Disorder at ‘Kill the Bill’ protest in Bristol roundly condemned

Updated Mar 22nd 2021, 3:27 PM 37,673 Views 38 Comments

Home Secretary Priti Patel branded the scenes ‘unacceptable’ and said ‘thuggery and disorder’ would never be tolerated.

Doctors protest in Myanmar over coup as crackdown claims more lives
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# Myanmar

Doctors protest in Myanmar over coup as crackdown claims more lives

Mar 22nd 2021, 7:07 AM 6,573 Views 1 Comment

Video recorded in Mandalay showed a motorcyclist apparently being shot off his motorbike by police on an empty street.

# protest - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Police in Germany clash with protesters in rally against coronavirus measures
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Police in Germany clash with protesters in rally against coronavirus measures

Mar 20th 2021, 1:32 PM 19,902 Views 42 Comments

Several thousand people took to the streets of Kassel.

# protest - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Four people arrested amid further protests over policing of Sarah Everard vigil
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Four people arrested amid further protests over policing of Sarah Everard vigil

Mar 16th 2021, 9:15 AM 7,050 Views 0 Comments

Police urged the public to think carefully before any more protests.

# protest - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Dutch police break up anti-government protest on eve of election
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# The Hague

Dutch police break up anti-government protest on eve of election

Mar 14th 2021, 5:26 PM 19,439 Views 26 Comments

National elections are taking place in the Netherlands over the next three days.

Demonstrators demand justice one year after Breonna Taylor's killing
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# Breonna Taylor

Demonstrators demand justice one year after Breonna Taylor's killing

Mar 14th 2021, 10:52 AM 13,061 Views 0 Comments

Taylor was shot and killed in her Louisville home by police who were executing a drugs warrant.

# protest - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Five arrested as hundreds turn out to anti-lockdown protest in Cork City
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Five arrested as hundreds turn out to anti-lockdown protest in Cork City

Updated Mar 6th 2021, 6:10 PM 152,216 Views 0 Comments

Multiple Garda checkpoints were set up around Cork City.

# protest - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Court hears man charged with firework offence at Dublin protest is currently on the PUP
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# Debunked

Court hears man charged with firework offence at Dublin protest is currently on the PUP

Mar 3rd 2021, 7:04 PM 7,154 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the accused had worked in a power-washing business but is currently in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment.

Man (30s) due in court over firework attack on gardaí at anti-lockdown protest
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# Charged

Man (30s) due in court over firework attack on gardaí at anti-lockdown protest

Mar 3rd 2021, 7:42 AM 18,595 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested yesterday morning.

# protest - Monday 1 March, 2021

Facebook 'in touch with' gardaí after removing group behind anti-lockdown protest in Dublin
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# RiseUp Éireann

Facebook 'in touch with' gardaí after removing group behind anti-lockdown protest in Dublin

Mar 1st 2021, 5:53 PM 53,159 Views 0 Comments

RiseUp Éireann organised the Unite the Tribes march on Saturday.

# protest - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Eighteen people dead and journalist in police custody after Myanmar protests
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# Anti-Coup

Eighteen people dead and journalist in police custody after Myanmar protests

Feb 28th 2021, 6:02 PM 7,909 Views 8 Comments

Protesters are demanding that the government of Aung San Suu Kyi be restored to power after being ousted.

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest
# Lockdown Protest
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# Lockdown Protest

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 12:10 AM 84,875 Views 166 Comments
  • A major policing operation was in place from yesterday morning with senior officers, including the Commissioner, taking direct command.
  • Officers had been monitoring online chatter in recent weeks as groups planned a protest for Stephen's Green.

# protest - Saturday 27 February, 2021

'We will bring perpetrators to justice': Anti-lockdown protest condemned after injuries and arrests
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# Grafton St

'We will bring perpetrators to justice': Anti-lockdown protest condemned after injuries and arrests

Feb 27th 2021, 7:55 PM 48,594 Views 65 Comments

Three gardaí were injured at the Dublin protest this afternoon, with one needing hospital treatment.

# protest - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Thai pro-democracy protesters return to streets calling for royal reforms
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# Bangkok

Thai pro-democracy protesters return to streets calling for royal reforms

Feb 13th 2021, 7:14 PM 8,856 Views 3 Comments

Protesters scaled a massive monument in the capital as they called for the abolishment of royal defamation laws.

# protest - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government
# Strike
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# Strike

Protesting Indian farmers begin hunger strike amid fury against government

Jan 30th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,019 Views 14 Comments

The hunger strike coincides with the anniversary of the death of independence leader Mahatma Gandhi.

# protest - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Thousands join protests in Brazil calling for Bolsonaro impeachment
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# Brazil

Thousands join protests in Brazil calling for Bolsonaro impeachment

Jan 24th 2021, 6:26 PM 18,506 Views 11 Comments

Cars paraded through the streets of Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and at least a dozen other cities as other protesters marched on foot.

# protest - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests
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# Moscow

Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests

Jan 23rd 2021, 11:49 AM 8,809 Views 7 Comments

Thousands of protesters joined in cities today to support the jailed Kremlin critic.

# protest - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Gardaí arrest 11 at protest outside Four Courts in Dublin city centre
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# Dublin City

Gardaí arrest 11 at protest outside Four Courts in Dublin city centre

Jan 20th 2021, 9:07 PM 121,985 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said the people were arrested in accordance with Covid-19 regulations.

# protest - Monday 18 January, 2021

Several people fined following London protest over Brexit fishing deal
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# London

Several people fined following London protest over Brexit fishing deal

Jan 18th 2021, 5:09 PM 16,392 Views 27 Comments

Metropolitan Police confirmed that 14 people had been issued with fines after a protest this morning.

# protest - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Proud Boys leader arrested over burning of church banner ahead of Washington protests
# Washington
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# Washington

Proud Boys leader arrested over burning of church banner ahead of Washington protests

Jan 5th 2021, 8:50 AM 50,957 Views 74 Comments

Henry ‘Enrique’ Tarrio was taken into custody after a warrant was issued for his arrest for destruction of property, police said.

# protest - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Celtic fans gather at stadium to protest again ahead of Kilmarnock clash
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Celtic fans gather at stadium to protest again ahead of Kilmarnock clash

Dec 13th 2020, 2:49 PM 10,480 Views 11 Comments

Disgruntled Hoops supporters convened at Celtic Park once again.

# protest - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Protests over new security law planned across France
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# Paris

Protests over new security law planned across France

Nov 28th 2020, 3:40 PM 17,268 Views 15 Comments

Dozens of rallies are taking place against a controversial Bill which would restrict sharing images of police.

# protest - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Thousands rally in Belarus after opposition protester's death
# Minsk
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# Minsk

Thousands rally in Belarus after opposition protester's death

Nov 14th 2020, 7:45 AM 17,904 Views 3 Comments

A former soldier died in Belarus after he was arrested in the capital earlier this week.

# protest - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Thai police use water cannon to stop pro-democracy march to palace
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# Bangkok

Thai police use water cannon to stop pro-democracy march to palace

Nov 8th 2020, 4:45 PM 16,335 Views 8 Comments

Student-led rallies are calling for the removal of Thailand’s head of government.

# protest - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

'Whose streets? Our streets': Anti-Trump protesters gather outside White House
# Tensions Brewing
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# Tensions Brewing

'Whose streets? Our streets': Anti-Trump protesters gather outside White House

Nov 4th 2020, 7:04 AM 11,405 Views 4 Comments

Scattered protests also took place from Seattle to New York City, but across the US there were no signs of widespread unrest.

# protest - Monday 2 November, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after anti-mask protesters filmed berating Luas passengers
# Investigation
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Gardaí launch investigation after anti-mask protesters filmed berating Luas passengers

Updated Nov 2nd 2020, 8:04 PM 107,311 Views 80 Comments

The incident happened earlier this evening.

# protest - Monday 26 October, 2020

Investigation launched into organisers of protest outside Dublin garda station
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# Rathfarnham

Investigation launched into organisers of protest outside Dublin garda station

Oct 26th 2020, 11:04 AM 77,636 Views 0 Comments

The protest related to the arrest of a man on foot of a bench warrant earlier in the day.

# protest - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Thai protesters rally in their thousands ahead of parliamentary debate
# Bangkok
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# Bangkok

Thai protesters rally in their thousands ahead of parliamentary debate

Oct 25th 2020, 1:46 PM 18,919 Views 0 Comments

The demonstration took place in Bangkok’s shopping district.

# protest - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Bangkok shuts down transport systems as protests continue
# Thailand
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# Thailand

Bangkok shuts down transport systems as protests continue

Updated Oct 18th 2020, 1:31 PM 42,265 Views 6 Comments

Pro-democracy activists have been using social media to assemble major rallies in Thailand’s capital.

# protest - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Dublin taxi drivers 'working 10-12 hours for less than €50 or €60'
# Decimated
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# Decimated

Dublin taxi drivers 'working 10-12 hours for less than €50 or €60'

Oct 8th 2020, 3:04 PM 46,421 Views 124 Comments

A number of taxi groups protested outside Leinster House today.

# protest - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Irish journalist: I spent the last five years covering Hong Kong, but then my visa was declined
# Democracy
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# Democracy

Irish journalist: I spent the last five years covering Hong Kong, but then my visa was declined

Oct 1st 2020, 7:30 AM 27,046 Views 24 Comments

Irish journalist Aaron Mc Nicholas has returned from the territory and here, he documents the daily challenges faced by journalists and other activists in a politically tense Hong Kong.

# protest - Monday 28 September, 2020

Ex-Debenhams workers occupy Waterford store
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Ex-Debenhams workers occupy Waterford store

Sep 28th 2020, 11:35 AM 27,017 Views 51 Comments

Workers from around the country have been protesting since April in a dispute over redundancy terms.

# protest - Friday 25 September, 2020

'I've never felt so low in my life': Jedward speak about impact of pandemic on mental health
# Misinformation
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# Misinformation

'I've never felt so low in my life': Jedward speak about impact of pandemic on mental health

Sep 25th 2020, 11:14 PM 89,551 Views 82 Comments

The twins also hit out at conspiracy theorists and people who refuse to wear face masks.

# protest - Sunday 20 September, 2020

100,000 join march as protests continue in Belarus
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# Belarus

100,000 join march as protests continue in Belarus

Updated Sep 20th 2020, 7:05 PM 39,853 Views 34 Comments

Protests began on August 9 after a disputed election result.

# protest - Friday 18 September, 2020

Calls for Van Morrison to be stripped of city honour
# Ban The Van
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# Ban The Van

Calls for Van Morrison to be stripped of city honour

Updated Sep 18th 2020, 6:27 PM 200,225 Views 176 Comments

The musician was given freedom of the city of Belfast in 2013.

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