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Make Sure You Can Vote in Next Year’s Referendum!

Posted on: 19 Nov, 2017
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Make sure you’re all set to vote in next year’s referendum by checking our handy flowchart. You can check the register here If you’re not registered you can download a…

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Blog: Please vote in the referendum, because I cannot

Posted on: 27 Oct, 2017
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In this guest blog, Lorelei Fox-Roberts talks about how, despite living here for 26 years, she is ineligible to vote in next year’s referendum on the Eighth Amendment, and how important…

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Posted on: 22 Nov, 2017
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The Abortion Rights Campaign has grown exponentially in the relatively short time since its foundation. This is reflected in the huge number of volunteers who campaign with us across multiple…

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PRESS RELEASE: Poll results show people in Ireland want abortion access without restriction

Posted on: 01 Nov, 2017
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The Red C poll released by Amnesty International today shows that a majority of people in Ireland (60%) want abortion care without restrictions as to reasons, at least until specific…

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Press Release: Abortion Rights Campaign attending national vigils in memory of Savita

Posted on: 27 Oct, 2017
Posted in: Creative and Direct Action | Events | Media | Press Release | Repeal the 8th | No Comments

Abortion Rights Campaign attending national vigils in memory of Savita Members of the Abortion Rights Campaign will be attending the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment vigil in memory of…

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Press release 18th October: Today’s vote paves way for caring, compassionate healthcare says Abortion Rights Campaign

Posted on: 18 Oct, 2017
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Decision not to retain the 8th Amendment in its current form by Joint Oireachtas committee is welcomed The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) were delighted to see the overwhelming decision not…

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Empowering and Lonely: An Abortion Story

Posted on: 17 Oct, 2017
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Opinion | Repeal the 8th | Stigma | 1 Comment

Two years ago, while I was still living in Ireland, I got pregnant. I had just started a new job and the guy I had been sleeping with had recently…

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Fundraising at the March for Choice 2017

Posted on: 29 Sep, 2017
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This year, for the first year ever, we will be fundraising at our March for Choice. We will be passing buckets around at the march and our Afters will be…

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March for Choice Slogans and Chants

Posted on: 28 Sep, 2017
Posted in: Breaking Silence | Creative and Direct Action | Repeal the 8th | No Comments

We’ve come up with some great new chants to use in this year’s March for Choice – get practicing!           Use your voice, time for choice      Don’t…

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Why I’m Marching: The terror of no choice

Posted on: 28 Sep, 2017
Posted in: Opinion | Repeal the 8th | Stigma | 1 Comment

As we do every year, we’ve been asking you to tell us why you are marching in this year’s March for Choice. Thanks to all who have sent us your thoughts….

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