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 Croagh Patrick in Co Mayo: Thousands of people, many of them tourists, climb the mountain, known locally as the Reek, each year. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) to commonage in a protest over water quality. Thousands of people, many of them tourists, climb the(...)

Staff at the Rotunda Hospital called gardaí after anti-abortion protestors appeared outside the hospital. File photograph: David Sleator

(...) that the hospital was the target of quite a graphic and distressing protest. This protest has caused a(...)

Peak anger: protesting against water charges, Mrs Brown style, in 2014. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...)’Flynn. The standard narrative of the recession at that point was that the Irish didn’t protest. The people(...)

A protest against water charges in Dublin in January. Photograph: Eric Luke

A “Burn the Water Bills” protest in Cork city centre on Saturday attracted more than a thousand(...)

  Teacher’s Union of Ireland (TUI) president Gerard Craughwell said teachers were “angry” at the Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn’s failure to listen to their concerns about the Junior Cycle Student Award programme.

Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI) president Sally Maguire during the protest at the gates of Newpark(...)

Union presidents Sally Maguire (above) of the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland and Gerard Craughwell of the Teachers Union of Ireland will lead the national lunchtime protests from Newpark Comprehensive School in Blackrock, Co Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

(...). The unions are staging a lunchtime protest outside schools, demonstrating against the changes sought(...)