Category Archives: Stigma

safe access zones

Let’s talk about: Why Safe Access Zones are urgently needed outside health care facilities providing abortion

When the people of Ireland voted for abortion services at home, we were promised those services would be safe and accessible. After a long history of shame and hypocrisy on…

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Ireland’s result had given hope that change was possible

Two months after the referendum campaign the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) was invited to a conference in the Philippines. It was hosted by the Philippine Safe Abortion Advocacy Network. In…

Privacy

Let’s Talk About: Privacy and Abortion

The legislation currently being debated in the Oireachtas will determine our ability to access abortion care for years to come, so it is essential that we work together to get…

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Why I’m Marching: This year, we have something to celebrate

As we do every year, we’ve been asking you to tell us why you are marching in this year’s March for Choice on the 29th of September. Richael is a…

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Its Ok To Feel Shite: Self care after the referendum

  How are you feeling? It’s been more than three months since the referendum to repeal the 8th amendment from the constitution. In this blog post, Counsellor and Therapist Sonya…