This is an interesting one ,many of the folks who branded the Rossport protesters as allsorts of crusties, Shinners , professional bums etc etc. won't be able to do this here . The type of protest will be somehow different here because the protestors will be wealthy and the sneers of the p.iesters will have to change accordingly.
Here’s an Indo article on the subject of local environmentalists views-
Greens attack decision to grant Providence Resources licence for oil exploration off Dalkey - Irish, Business - Independent.ie
Providence Resources are the company part owned by Tony O’Reillyand are an Irish based oil and gas exploration and production company, in which he holds a stake of at least 40%. The company has interests in Ireland, the UK, the US and Nigeria
Any how there is a protest at 1.30pm this Sunday, 6th January, Save Our Seafront and friends and supporters will be gathering on Sandymount Strand at the Martello Tower, to illustrate the potential dangers of oil exploration in Dublin Bay.
Dun Laoghaire Save Our Seafront to demonstrate dangers of drilling in Dublin Bay:
Dun Laoghaire « Richard Boyd Barrett TD