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UK: Death of democracy? Occupy protesters arrested in London01:04

UK: Death of democracy? Occupy protesters arrested in London

United Kingdom, London
February 15, 2015 at 00:52 GMT +00:00 · Published

Six protesters were arrested at Parliament Square, London, on Saturday during a peaceful demonstration organised by the activist group Occupy Democracy.

One of the leaders of the group Donnachadh McCarthy was arrested whilst carrying a fake coffin symbolising the death of democracy in the UK.

In the run up to the 2015 general election, Occupy Democracy are calling on the government to provide "genuine democracy free from corporate influence" as well as an end to homelessness and poverty in the UK.

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Six protesters were arrested at Parliament Square, London, on Saturday during a peaceful demonstration organised by the activist group Occupy Democracy.

One of the leaders of the group Donnachadh McCarthy was arrested whilst carrying a fake coffin symbolising the death of democracy in the UK.

In the run up to the 2015 general election, Occupy Democracy are calling on the government to provide "genuine democracy free from corporate influence" as well as an end to homelessness and poverty in the UK.

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