Traveller Movement Dail protest organiser says Ballyshannon arson was culmination of recent racism

first_img Facebook News WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Google+ NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Pinterest Google+ Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny WhatsApp Pinterestcenter_img Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Previous articleIBOA hits out at Mercer Report as Doherty calls for action on bankers’ payNext articleCanning calls vigilance after Carrowreagh farm incicent News Highland Travellers from across the country will protest outside Leinster House this afternoon in protest at what they say has been a rise in anti-traveller racism.The Irish Traveller Movement says this noticeable rise includes recent comments by public representatives and members of the judiciary, culminating with the burning of a house allocated to a Traveller family in Ballyshannon.They say these incidents have resonated strongly with Travellers nationwide, and a letter will be presented to the Taoiseach and the heads of all political parties calling on them to challenge instances of racism perpetrated by party members.The Irish Traveller Movement’s Director is Bridget Quilligan………….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/bridg10.mp3[/podcast] By News Highland – March 13, 2013 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Twitter Traveller Movement Dail protest organiser says Ballyshannon arson was culmination of recent racism Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson last_img read more