Over 10,000 students protest climate inaction in Dublin

March 15th, 2019 Over 10,000 students from across the country gathered before the gates of the Dáil today urging the government to adopt immediate and effective climate policy. The protest, which began at St Stephen’s Green and made its way down to Leinster House, coincided with an international School Strike for Climate Action that has […]

Saoi O'Connor Photo: Kayle Crosson

Climate Strike: ‘The Emperor has no clothes’ and the kids know it

March 14th, 2019 Standing in front of Cork’s City Hall on an overcast morning last Friday – as they have done every week for several months now – student climate activist Saoi O’Connor isn’t holding up your typical protest placard. The government isn’t implored to act, there’s no clever wordplay or reference to dinosaurs’ perception […]