by Jack Jenkins Posted on May 27, 2015
History proves that the church does listen to the spiritual concerns of those it serves — it just usually takes a lot of effort and a really, really long time.
by Samantha Page Posted on May 23, 2015
Early results saw the referendum pass by a nearly 2-to-1 margin.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 18, 2014
Her family is fighting for the right to remove her.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 18, 2014
Even though she was examined by two psychologists who confirmed her symptoms of depression, the state denied her abortion request.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 13, 2013
Ireland's bailout is ending, but high rates of joblessness, homelessness, and poverty brought on by austerity will take longer to shrug off.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 14, 2013
Three Irish women who couldn't get health care in their own country -- even though their unborn children were too sick to survive outside the womb -- say their human rights have been violated.
by Alan Pyke Posted on October 16, 2013
A corporate tax change proposed Tuesday wouldn't prevent a common exploitation of Irish law.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 23, 2013
After Savita's tragic death, reproductive rights activists pressured Ireland to loosen its total abortion ban. That policy change has already prevented another woman like Savita from dying.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 30, 2013
Ireland has finally approved a bill designed to allow for legal abortion services to save a woman's life during pregnancy -- but not much else.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on July 24, 2013
Irish Justice Minister Alan Shatter isn't mincing words about his country's restrictive abortion laws.