Tomás Ó Flatharta

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Ardoyne 2012 – Eye Witness Report

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A detailed account of Ardoyne Events July 12 2012 – Orange Order Violence, Police Collusion

The Five Demands

Greater Ardoyne Residents Collective Statement – 12th July 2012

“GARC is a non party-political residents’ group that is there to serve and give a voice to all the people of Ardoyne, Mountainview and The Dales, in terms of opposing unwanted bigoted parades through our community by Loyal Orders. GARC is committed to peaceful, radical action in order to bring an end to triumphalist parades that are open manifestations of sectarianism and that result in massive disruption to the lives of people in this community, the militarization of our community and the criminalisation of our community.”

Today we witnessed yet again the Loyal Orders being granted permission by the Parades Commission to march through our area, despite the wishes of the overwhelming majority of the residents of this area stating their opposition to such open expressions of sectarian bigotry taking place within this community.

The media focus of the past few days…

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Written by tomasoflatharta

July 13, 2012 at 8:54 am

Posted in Ireland

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