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ELECTION CANDIDATE SUBJECTED TO RACIST ABUSE IN MONAGHAN TOWN

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16 May 2014 Comments Off on ELECTION CANDIDATE SUBJECTED TO RACIST ABUSE IN MONAGHAN TOWN

By Veronica Corr A Lithuanian Green Party Local Election candidate, Grazvydas “Grady” Vaitekunas, told The Northern Standard this week that he was subjected to a verbal racist attack in Monaghan Town on Thursday evening last, May 8th, when he was erecting his campaign posters. He said he had just hung one of his twenty signs up on the Glen Road, which is where Monaghan County Council headquarters in located, when a man approached his car and knocked on the window. Grady, as he is known locally, rolled down the window and the ...