Equality Referendum: Public Meeting in Cork

The Cork Branch of the People Before Profit Alliance will host a public meeting on the upcoming Equality Referendum. The meeting will take place on Wednesday April 29th at 8pm. The venue is the Shandon Court Maldron Hotel on John Redmond Street.

This meeting is in support of the Yes Equality Campaign and all are welcome to come listen to the featured speakers and to take part in the discussion

Catholic Bishops Threaten Marriage Work to Rule

By Ed Harper 44 years ago, around this time of year, I found myself, as a student teacher, trying to comfort a distressed teenage student.  She was losing her faith in the Catholic Church because her uncle, a priest, was an alcoholic and a confirmed and passionate gambler.  I tried to get her to see…