A file photograph of participants at a previous Raise the Roof protest in Dublin. Trade unions, political parties, student and  community groups are to join forces in Cork at 5pm on Monday for a rally calling for action on the housing crisis. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

Trade unions and community groups are urging the public to support of a rally outside Cork City Hall this evening demanding radical action on the Stat(...)

Occupation: protesters at the former presbytery. Photograph: Take Back the City – Waterford/Facebook

Housing activists inspired by protests in Dublin have occupied an empty building in Waterford city centre. They took over the four-storey former pres(...)