We need to take the next step to full Equality. Repeal the 8th Amendment

Three weeks after Ireland’s overwhelming YES vote for equality in the May 22nd marriage referendum, the United Nations and Amnesty International condemned Ireland for: “violating the human rights of women and girls”. Cork South Central’s 68% YES vote on May 22nd showed that we value equality and human rights very highly. However, the 8th amendment…

People Before Profit Cork Call for Strength and Clarity on Abortion in Ireland

The Cork branch of the People Before Profit Alliance today expressed disappointment at the short-sighted defeat of Clare Daly TD’s Private Members Bill legislating for abortion in circumstances of fatal foetal abnormality, last night. Clare Daly’s bill called for changes in legislation to allow for women to seek and undergo termination of a pregnancy in…