Anti-Covid restriction protests superspreader events – O’Rourke

A retired consultant has labelled anti-Covid restriction protests as superspreader events.

Peter O'Rourke, retired consultant orthopaedic surgeon says the violent scenes witnessed in Dublin last weekend are unacceptable.

With a number of further protests planned this month, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties has called for guidelines to be put in place to allow peaceful protests to be held during current Level 5 restrictions.

Speaking on today's Nine til Noon Show, Mr O'Rourke believes there are other platforms available for people to express their views: