September 29, 2022

A coffin with the inscription RIP British Empire was thrown into the principle river within the heart of Dublin.

The incident occurred throughout a protest march towards the monarchy, which happened within the capital of Eire on the day of the funeral of the late Queen Elizabeth in London.

Eire’s Anti-Imperialist Motion stated it was a recreation of former Socialist chief James Connolly’s motion in Dublin in 1897 throughout a go to to the town by Queen Victoria.

Irish President Michael D. Higgins and Taoiseach Michael Martin had been amongst world leaders attending Queen Elizabeth’s funeral in London.

The march in Dublin on Monday afternoon was described as “towards the cringing worship of the English monarchy on the a part of the Free State ruling class”.

Protesters additionally objected to the Irish flag being flown at half-mast on the day of the Queen’s funeral.


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