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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 20 November, 2019

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From TheJournal.ie Trinity provost says university will 'seriously consider' alternatives to resit exam fees after student protest Take Back Trinity

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.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí attend scene as tillage farmers occupy Department of Agriculture building Sit-in Protest

Gardaí attend scene as tillage farmers occupy Department of Agriculture building

The occupying farmers were seeking an urgent meeting with Minister Michael Creed.

From TheJournal.ie “This makes us homeless" - Tough choices lie ahead for squatters in abandoned Dublin prison Debtors' Prison

“This makes us homeless" - Tough choices lie ahead for squatters in abandoned Dublin prison

Squatters at the Debtors’ Prison could face a real jail over disobeying a court order to leave the premises.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel John's Lane West

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel

John’s Lane hostel is scheduled to be redeveloped into more long term accommodation.

From TheJournal.ie Protest: Two homeless men have occupied a Bray council building Wicklow County Council

Protest: Two homeless men have occupied a Bray council building

The men have been in the building since Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Dozens of protesters and gardaí enter Bank of Ireland College Green after anti-austerity march Dublin

Dozens of protesters and gardaí enter Bank of Ireland College Green after anti-austerity march

The protest ended peacefully and there were no arrests.

From TheJournal.ie Hong Kong protesters are coming under 'organised attack' from locals Pro-democracy This post contains images

Hong Kong protesters are coming under 'organised attack' from locals

The three main protester groups have called on the government to intervene, and have said they will not engage in talks until the attacks end.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine teeters towards state of emergency as protesters occupy Ministry Stand Off

Ukraine teeters towards state of emergency as protesters occupy Ministry

What began as a struggle over the EU has become Ukraine’s worst crisis in more than two decades.

From TheJournal.ie How the Occupy movement cleared an 80-year-old woman's $983 medical bill Rolling Jubilee

How the Occupy movement cleared an 80-year-old woman's $983 medical bill

The Occupy movement started as a nebulous concept, but has recently begun buying personal debt.

From TheJournal.ie Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises Occupy

Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises

McGrath and five others are occupying the Loughlinstown premises after a meeting with managers this morning.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Dozens arrested as Occupy Wall Street protests fall flat Occupy

Dozens arrested as Occupy Wall Street protests fall flat

Demonstrators marked the one-year anniversary of the protests which spread worldwide last year but the movement appears to have lost steam.

From TheJournal.ie Bank wins court order to evict Occupy Hong Kong activists Occupy

Bank wins court order to evict Occupy Hong Kong activists

A court says a dozen or so protestors who have been in a public area under HSBC’s headquarters must be moved on.

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Dame Street forces closure of Bank of Ireland branch Occupy

Occupy Dame Street forces closure of Bank of Ireland branch

Members of the Occupy movement entered the branch during the lunchtime rush, forcing the branch to close early.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news…

From TheJournal.ie Interview: ‘The rich and powerful don’t get hurt’ – Noam Chomsky on Occupy Read Me

Interview: ‘The rich and powerful don’t get hurt’ – Noam Chomsky on Occupy

American writer, philosopher and academic Noam Chomsky speaks about the remarkable successes of the Occupy movement.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Were the Gardaí right to dismantle the Occupy Galway camp? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Were the Gardaí right to dismantle the Occupy Galway camp?

The final Occupy camp was evicted in the early hours of this morning. Right decision? Or would you have liked to see it stick around?

From TheJournal.ie Twitter fights to protect user's info in #Occupy case Twitter

Twitter fights to protect user's info in #Occupy case

Prosecutors are trying to gain access to tweets written by Malcolm Harris around the time of the Brooklyn Bridge showdown, but Twitter says the data is Harris’ property.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Our essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

From TheJournal.ie Occupy The Dáil action shut down by gardaí Occupy

Occupy The Dáil action shut down by gardaí

But an activist said the group are planning a “substantial” action before the fiscal treaty referendum.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction Occupy

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction

The protesters are demonstrating against the eviction of Brendan and Asta Kelly from their home in Killiney yesterday.

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney) Jailbird Celebs This post contains images

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)

These temporary jailbirds put their star power behind issues from the Vietnam War to nuclear power.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Does the Occupy movement have a future? Opinion

Column: Does the Occupy movement have a future?

Occupy’s moment may have passed it by – but that is not to say that it could not have a lasting impact, writes Dr Sarah Campbell.

From TheJournal.ie Occupy movement's anniversary event broken up by police Occupy This post contains videos

Occupy movement's anniversary event broken up by police

Occupy Wall Street protesters had gathered in Zuccotti Park yesterday before police raided the park, arresting demonstrators.

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Cork announces voluntary dismantling of protest camp Occupy

Occupy Cork announces voluntary dismantling of protest camp

The movement is ending its protest, citing fears that the camp could be removed without warning by the council.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause? Opinion

Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause?

There seems to be a trend towards stigmatising protesters, writes TheJournal.ie columnist Lisa McInerney. What are we afraid of? The Bono effect?

From TheJournal.ie Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Fewer foreigners and European trains: The week in quotes

“Anyone out there hurting, looking at 50 TDs and Senators celebrating a year in government… it would have been a disaster.”

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Galway protesters reject council request to pack up Occupy

Occupy Galway protesters reject council request to pack up

A spokesperson for the movement said protesters would not be dismantling the camp in Eyre Square.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Waterford camp dismantled by council Occupy

Occupy Waterford camp dismantled by council

The protest has become the second such camp to be removed, after Occupy Dame Street was taken down yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: Occupy protesters descend on Pearse Street Garda station Occupy This post contains images

In pictures: Occupy protesters descend on Pearse Street Garda station

The protesters, whose camp outside the Central Bank was cleared this morning, were demanding that their belongings be returned.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5 This post contains videos

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Were gardai right to remove Occupy Dame Street camp? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Were gardai right to remove Occupy Dame Street camp?

The structures erected by protestors at the Central Bank plaza were removed in the early hours of the morning by gardai and Dublin City Council. Do you agree with that action?

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Dame Street camp removed from Central Bank base Occupy Dame Street This post contains images

Occupy Dame Street camp removed from Central Bank base

The protest camp was entered at around 3.30am by a large number of gardaí and Dublin City Council staff, and dismantled.

From TheJournal.ie 'The camp will continue' - Occupy Dame St vows to stay for Patrick's Day parade Occupy

'The camp will continue' - Occupy Dame St vows to stay for Patrick's Day parade

Gardaí had asked the camp to dismantle for the parade due to health and safety concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the Occupy Dame St camp move for St Patrick's Day? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Occupy Dame St camp move for St Patrick's Day?

The campaigners have been asked to leave the Central Bank plaza for the festival weekend. But what do you think?

From TheJournal.ie Occupy London protesters evicted from camp at St Paul's Cathedral Unoccupy This post contains images

Occupy London protesters evicted from camp at St Paul's Cathedral

Around 20 people were arrested during the dismantling of the camp which began just after midnight last night.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

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