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The people involved with Occupy Dame Street are holding a first anniversary mini-occupation/festival this weekend.
Saturday, October 6
12.00 Meet at the Garden of Remembrance
1.00 March to Central Bank, Dame Street
2.00 Workshop: Direct Democracy – People’s Convention
2.00 Workshop: Anti Fracking – No Fracking Ireland
4pm General Assembly
Sunday October 7
12.00 Music/Kids Activities
2.00 Workshop: Anti Eviction – Anti-Eviction Task Force
4.00 Workshop: Natural Resources – Shell to Sea
Monday October 8
2.00 Pots and Pans – Make Some Noise
4.00 Workshop: HouseHold Charges
4.00 Workshop: Bondpayments – BallyHea Say No
6.30 General Assembly
Occupy Dame Street First Anniversary (Facebook)
Protest (apparently related to the eviction yesterday of Brendan and Asta Kelly from their home in Killiney, Co Dublin) by Occupy Dame Street in Fownes Street, Temple Bar, within the last hour.
Video via Mark Malone .Pics via TV3 and Alan Butler
Veterans of Occupy Dame Street at AIB Capital Markets in the IFSC, Dublin, this afternoon protesting at today’s €1.5 billion payment to unsecured bondholders of the state-owned bank.
Earlier: €1,100 Per Household – 11 Times The Household Charge
(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)
Central Bank Plaza, Dame Street, Dublin, this morning.
Last night outside the Central Bank.
The mum of this baby was pregnant and an activist at Dame Street from the first days.
Earlier and even earlier.
I turn to face an empty space, where once you used to lie
And look for a spark that lights the dark
Through a teardrop in my eye
A bodhrán donated by Christy Moore to the Occupy Dame Street camp this morning outside the Central Bank.
(Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland)