Not only water protesters but members of the general public have taken to social media in support of a protester, who was thrown against a bollard outside the Leinster house in Dublin.
In the footage shows the protester blocking the car of Taoiseach Enda Kenny.
Three gardai remove the woman and throw her against a bollard, a thud can be heard as she disappears from the frame.
A woman can clearly be heard shouting “Oh my God” in the clip.
The extent of her injuries are unknown.