Climate change protest
Extinction Rebellion protesters let fake blood run on the streets in front of Dáil Eireann today.
Members of the group staged a demonstration where characters playing politicians poured fake blood over other people in white overalls.
BREAKING - Extinction Rebellion activists pour ‘blood’ over 'innocent children' at the Dáil gates to symbolise the future outcome of government inaction on the climate and ecological emergency #ClimateActionNow pic.twitter.com/6VcVxL9Pr4
— Extinction Rebellion Ireland (@ExtinctRebelsIE) 11 June 2019
The protest was to demonstrate "the blood of their children that will be on the government's hands" because of their inaction on climate change.
— John Gibbons (@think_or_swim) 11 June 2019