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Sligo Launch of Northwest Coalition To Repeal The 8th
January 18 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: The Glasshouse, Sligo
Time To Repeal The 8th – Public Meeting With Speakers Susan McKay & Ailbhe Smyth
The North West Coalition to Repeal the Eighth consists of community activists, NGOs, Trade Unions and political representatives who have united with a shared vision to repeal the eight amendment.
The speakers on the night will be Susan McKay & Ailbhe Smyth. Susan Mckay is well known in Ireland and abroad as an award-winning journalist and writer, as well as a broadcaster and documentary maker.
Ailbhe Smyth is Convenor of Coalition to Repeal the 8th Amendment. Ailbhe is also an academic, feminist and lesbian activist. She was a founding director of the Women’s Education, Resource and Research Centre (WERRC),
With a referendum due to take place in 2018, the coalition is now calling on those who are interested in campaigning for a repeal of the eight amendment to attend the open meeting.