Painting a different picture

They often say a picture is worth a thousand words and certainly pictures help to set the scene and often the tone and context of an article. Which is why…

Happy St. Brigid’s day at Imbolc

Happy St. Brigid’s day at Imbolc!   The need for bodily autonomy has a long history in Ireland and St. Brigid was one of Ireland’s first abortionists. In early Celtic…

While the 8th Amendment remains, there will be more hard cases.

The High Court ruling today means that, at last, the family at the heart of this most recent tragedy will have their wishes respected, and will be able to lay…

Case of woman on life support highlights inhumane abortion laws

— This woman is not a vessel — The reality of Ireland’s unjust and inhumane abortion laws have once again been made painfully clear by the case involving a pregnant…

No Smoke Without Fire

Whether you live in a country campaigning for abortion rights, or in one trying to maintain them – the struggle against stigma and censorship continues.  Artists and abortion rights activists…