Traffic disruption is likely in Galway later as a rush-hour protest is held in the city.
Tue, 03 Mar, 2020
Extinction Rebellion protesters in England, including partially sighted Paralympian James Brown, have occupied an HS2 drilling rig in west London.
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020
Environmental activists have sprayed Fine Gael's national headquarters in Dublin with green dye.
Mon, 03 Feb, 2020
Irish voters can expect more than just political candidates knocking on their doors this year ahead of a general election, with activists out canvassing now too.
Wed, 01 Jan, 2020
The Extinction Rebellion group in Ireland is attracting growing numbers to its events and counters criticism by emphasising it is on the side of the people, writes Joyce Fegan
Extinction Rebellion protesters dressed as bees have delayed a Conservative Party election campaign bus by gluing themselves to the front of it.
Tue, 10 Dec, 2019
In the age of click-tivism, where every smartphone owner can have their two cents’ worth of outrage via their social media platform of choice, we’re in the dangerous territory of being all talk and no action.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2019
Patricia Devlin, from Kildare, will be protesting outside the Dáil today calling the government to respond to the climate action group.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2019
Protesters wearing shorts and bikinis have protested in the rain outside the Dáil to highlight their opposition to Leo Varadkar's comments on climate change.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
Extinction Rebellion has poured 15 litres of fake blood outside the entrance to a Dublin hotel protesting an oil and gas conference there.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2019
Your conservative uncle needs to identify with the climate activist and then he needs to feel he can align with their actions and measures, writes Joyce Fegan.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
The warning from Mary Robinson to the Extinction Rebellion movement that they risk alienating the public if they do not employ smart tactics is appropriate.
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019
A rabbi has been arrested after kneeling and praying in the middle of the road as part of the Extinction Rebellion protests in London.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2019
Inevitably, the backlash against Extinction Rebellion is in full swing, writes Suzanne Harrington.
Sun, 13 Oct, 2019
They staged a mock boat race on Westmoreland Street - with some wearing wetsuits and snorkels to highlight rising sea levels due to climate change.
Sat, 12 Oct, 2019
Extinction Rebellion activists have visited every Government department building to hand in a letter, signed by more than 200 academics in support of Extinction Rebellion’s actions.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2019
Extinction Rebellion have announced a 'Rebellion Week' to take place in the world's capitals next week.
Mon, 30 Sep, 2019
Climate change protesters have glued themselves to the doors of a government building in Dublin.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
On the issue of climate change, the Extinction Rebellion exposes much of the Irish left, usually first up on the barricades, as a vanguard for counter-revolution.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
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