Raise the Roof on 3rd October

Take Back the City activists protest. Pictured are activists engaged in a sit down protest by the Parnell Monument at the top of O’Connell Street, after marching from 34 North Frederick Street, protesting against the eviction of members last night by a private security company with a large force of gardai in support. The activists occupied the house despite a court order to leave. Photo: Eamonn Farrell / RollingNews.ie

A new alliance comprising the trade union movement, women’s organisations, students and the housing and homeless agencies have come together to demand radical action to address the crisis. A ‘Raise the Roof’ rally in support of a Dáil motion calling for such a programme for the construction of quality affordable public housing, to prevent evictions and to enshrine the right to housing in the Constitution, will be held at Leinster House on Wednesday 3rd October.




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