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Channel 4 documentary takes a more robust approach to Ireland's abortion debate - Irish Times

We can expect to see a lot of international television crews reporting from Ireland over the next few months as the country moves towards holding a referendum on the future of the Eighth Amendment. One of the first of those programmes will be broadcast ...and more »

Zappone: public would reject full liberalisation of abortion laws - Irish Times

Minister for Children Katherine Zappone has said she believes the public would not support a referendum proposing the extensive liberalisation of Ireland's abortion laws recommended by the Citizens' Assembly. Her comments come as the Coalition to ...and more »

Thousands attend pro-choice rally in Dublin ahead of abortion law vote -

Thousands of people took to Dublin's streets to call for change to Ireland's strict abortion laws today. The March for Choice, now in its sixth year, is the first major rally since the Government set an indicative timescale of early summer 2018 for a ...and more »

Abortion campaigners tell Government what they really, really want - Irish Times

Abortion is a black and white issue. Those Repeal jumpers, designed in anger last year by campaigner Anna Cosgrave, have become a ubiquitous fashion and political statement. On Saturday lunchtime there were thousands of them in evidence.and more »

Pro-choice activists protest outside Irish Embassy in London - Irish Times

Pro-choice campaigners have gathered in London to call for a change to Ireland's strict abortion laws, urging an engagement in “respectful debate” ahead of a referendum on the issue in 2018. The event was one of the first rallies since the Irish ...and more »

Students among 30000 at March for Choice ahead of referendum - Trinity News

Students were among the 30,000 protesters taking part in today's 6th annual March For Choice, calling for the repeal of the eighth amendment ahead of the abortion referendum scheduled for next May or June. Speaking to Trinity News prior to the march, ...and more »

Thousands march in Dublin calling for end to Ireland's abortion ban - The Guardian

Appetite for change stirred after announcement of 2018 referendum on Ireland's strict laws on terminations. Nicola Slawson · @nicola_slawson. Sat 30 Sep 2017 14.34 EDT First published on Sat 30 Sep 2017 13.41 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...and more »

Thousands attend Dublin abortion rights protest - Irish Times

Thousands of people took to the streets of Dublin on Saturday calling for the liberalisation of Ireland's abortion laws. The demonstration began at the Garden of Remembrance at 2pm and progressed down O'Connell Street, before turning onto the quays and ...and more »

Why Young Irish Women Are Marching For Choice - HuffPost

By Lorna O'Hara. If one more person refers to how “progressive” Ireland is for voting in marriage equality and for having a gay prime-minister, I think I'm going to scream. It really isn't difficult to scrape off the veneer of gleaming “progressiveness ...and more »

Abortion wars will be fought on the street, online and in the Dáil - Irish Times

Tens of thousands of people will march through Dublin today in support of the liberalisation of Ireland's abortion laws in the now annual March for Choice that has become a rallying point for the campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment. As the campaign ...and more »