Category Archives: Opinion

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More and more voices join the call to repeal the eight

On October 7th, the 32nd anniversary of the 8th Amendment to the Irish Constitution, the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU), the largest civil society body in Ireland, called for…

Why I’m marching – I’m tired of being treated like a second-class citizen

Political parties will you repeal the Eighth Amendment? If not, get ready for an electoral kicking! By Anthea McTeirnan Do you like being a second­class citizen? Do you feel ok…

Why I’m Marching – I can’t vote, and I can’t travel by Emily Waszak

In this series of blogposts, pro-choice people tell us why they are marching in order to encourage those who may be thinking about coming to their first March on September…

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I’m Marching for a Better Future by Caoimhe Doyle

In this series of blogposts, pro-choice people tell us why they are marching in order to encourage those who may be thinking about coming to their first March on September…

Ask me about my pro-choice activism: Angela Coraccio

Being involved in and caring about pro-choice activism sometimes feels gauche and illicit. It feels, ironically, unfeminine. I have often feared for my safety. As such, I don’t generally put…