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Ireland 'Listen up and listen clear, refugees are welcome here': Protesters clash outside Leinster House

17:07  14 december  2019
17:07  14 december  2019 Source:   thejournal.ie

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Clashes with police also broke out on Parliament Street. Apparently, rejecting the result of an Signs of ‘Boris Out ’ and ‘not my Prime Minister’. Chants ‘say it loud, say it clear , refugees are welcome And since the fun never stops, more ‘Stand Up To Racism’ rallies are expected this weekend in Leeds

Chants ‘say it loud, say it clear , refugees are welcome here ’ #Glasgow pic.twitter.com/ne4xZpejim. And since the fun never stops, more 'Stand Up To Racism' rallies are expected this weekend in Leeds, one of the few areas of Labour's "Red Wall" where support held up , and elsewhere.

a man and a woman standing in front of a building: Leinster House in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA) © Niall Carson Leinster House in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA) PROTESTERS HAVE GATHERED outside Leinster House in response to the “growing threat to civil liberties” posed by increases in hate crime and hate speech in Ireland.

Over 200 people turned out for the Solidarity Alliance against Racism and Fascism’s (SARF) rally for peace to encourage a more inclusive Ireland. 

Some 60 protesters have also shown up to counter the rally, something SARF spokesperson Yvonne O’Callaghan is not surprised happened. 

“We knew there might be a counter-protest. We knew that they’ve been protesting for a while outside Leinster House but that doesn’t negate the fact that we can also occupy the space to talk about the positive change,” she told TheJournal.ie. 

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say it clear , refugees are welcome here " M/S Protesters marching on the street and pavement was broken up on the corner of Simon-Dach and Kopernikus streets where brief scuffles broke out with the Later protesters returned to 39 Gürtelstraße following rumours that the refugees were being

Listen Live. Hundreds of protesters packed the area outside Terminal 2 at RDU Airport on Sunday to speak out against As travelers pulled their carry-ons towards airline check-in desks, demonstrators chanted “ Refugees are welcome here , no hate, no fear.” “There’s people out here now that are loving my sign, not only for the humor in it, but also for the truth that’s carried with it,” Breiner said.

a group of people walking in front of a crowd © Orla Dwyer Those that gathered in support of the rally are there to protest against any form of racism and fascism in Ireland, chanting: “Listen up and listen clear refugees are welcome here”. 

Ursula Halligan of We are Church Ireland, a Catholic reformed group, said the group is in attendance to say welcome to asylum seekers and immigrants, “and we hope Irish people will make them welcome wherever they are”. 

On the turnout for the rally for peace, Halligan said: “I would expect nothing less from Irish people, they are good in their heart, they’re wonderful people and it’s just a pity that there’s a small elements that are fascistic and racist, and we must stand up to that. We don’t want to go the way of the countries.”

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Clashes with police also broke out on Parliament Street. Chants ‘say it loud, say it clear , refugees are welcome here ’ #Glasgow pic.twitter.com/ne4xZpejim. And since the fun never stops, more ‘Stand Up To Racism’ rallies are expected this weekend in Leeds, one of the few areas of Labour’s

Protesters gathered outside the British parliament in London this weekend to demand government action to help refugees held in France’s infamous The demonstrators paraded through the streets of London on Saturday holding anti-racism banners and chanting that refugees are welcome in the UK.

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