Search our Archive

25/07/2021

Black Lives Matter protest held in Carrick-on-Shannon

Black Lives Matter protest held in Carrick-on-Shannon

The Black Lives Matter protest in Carrick-on-Shannon

A protest in support of the Black Lives Matter movement was held on the bridge in Carrick-on-Shannon today Saturday, June 6, which an estimated 75 people attended.

Also read: Black Lives Matter March in Longford postponed due to Covid-19 concerns

Organisers held the event in solidarity with the human rights protests taking place around the USA and the world following the death of George Floyd during an arrest by police officers in Minneapolis last week.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.