Saturday 24 February 2018

Gardai were real thugs at protest

Donal Tully (Letters, November 5) says that "thugs" ruined Wednesday's student protest.

He is right. But the thugs in question were the gardai who initiated the violence.

After the peaceful occupation of the lobby at the Department of Finance, garda horses, dogs, armoured vehicles and riot police launched a violent attack on the students.

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