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#8th amendment

# 8th-amendment - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

People are sharing their positive experiences of the Yes campaign so far and it's lovely
# Pozzie Vibes
From The Daily Edge
# Pozzie Vibes

People are sharing their positive experiences of the Yes campaign so far and it's lovely

May 1st 2018, 2:00 PM 6,092 Views 6 Comments

Tara Flynn wants to signal boost the more wholesome parts of the campaign to make us feel a bit more positive.

# 8th-amendment - Friday 27 April, 2018

'It's insulting to suggest that people get an abortion on a whim'
# 8th Amendment
From The Daily Edge
# 8th Amendment

'It's insulting to suggest that people get an abortion on a whim'

Apr 27th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,463 Views 16 Comments

To say that people will use it as a contraceptive is to imply that you don’t trust people in general and that they should be punished for mistakes.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Love Both: 'We need hospice care for terminally ill babies, not abortion'
# Alternatives
# Alternatives

Love Both: 'We need hospice care for terminally ill babies, not abortion'

Apr 25th 2018, 6:03 PM 24,749 Views 347 Comments

The pro-life movement today said the government should be working harder to help families of babies with life-limiting conditions.

An Australian comedian made an Irish anti-abortion campaigner travel to the UK to interview him about abortion
# Isn't It Ironic...
From The Daily Edge
# Isn't It Ironic...

An Australian comedian made an Irish anti-abortion campaigner travel to the UK to interview him about abortion

Apr 25th 2018, 10:05 AM 57,414 Views 22 Comments

Jim Jefferies was interviewing Justin Barrett of the National Party.

# 8th-amendment - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Why we need more male sports stars to come out in support of Together For Yes
# Men4Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Men4Yes

Why we need more male sports stars to come out in support of Together For Yes

Apr 24th 2018, 9:00 PM 4,442 Views 2 Comments

We need more men like Richie Sadlier and Eamon McGee to step up.

Irish men are sharing their reasons for voting Yes using #men4yes
# Men4Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Men4Yes

Irish men are sharing their reasons for voting Yes using #men4yes

Apr 24th 2018, 5:25 PM 7,639 Views 14 Comments

It’s been a very emotional day on Twitter.

# 8th-amendment - Monday 23 April, 2018

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)
# MASER
# MASER

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)

Apr 23rd 2018, 2:38 PM 19,078 Views 121 Comments

The Charities Regulator has defended its decision to say the Project Arts Centre could lose its charitable status if the mural remained.

# 8th-amendment - Friday 20 April, 2018

Poll: Have you checked the register yet?
# Together4register
From The Daily Edge
# Together4register

Poll: Have you checked the register yet?

Apr 20th 2018, 7:00 PM 3,120 Views 1 Comment

You still have until the 8th of May to register to vote.

# 8th-amendment - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Watch this 10 minute film that RTÉ can't broadcast until after the Referendum
# In Her Shoes
From The Daily Edge
# In Her Shoes

Watch this 10 minute film that RTÉ can't broadcast until after the Referendum

Apr 19th 2018, 8:00 PM 24,403 Views 1 Comment

It’s the visual accompaniment to ‘In Her Shoes’.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 15 April, 2018

From pro-life to pro-choice: When compassion becomes the root of your response
# 8th Amendment
From The Daily Edge
# 8th Amendment

From pro-life to pro-choice: When compassion becomes the root of your response

Apr 15th 2018, 6:00 PM 5,520 Views 10 Comments

‘It’s 2004 and I am 16-years-old.’

# 8th-amendment - Thursday 12 April, 2018

A guide to every way you can get involved in the Together for Yes campaign
# Together For Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Together For Yes

A guide to every way you can get involved in the Together for Yes campaign

Apr 12th 2018, 9:00 PM 8,646 Views 5 Comments

From podcasts to canvassing, we’ve got you covered.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 25 March, 2018

How many foreign groups are buying Facebook ads as part of the abortion referendum debate?
# Seeking Transparency
# Seeking Transparency

How many foreign groups are buying Facebook ads as part of the abortion referendum debate?

Mar 25th 2018, 8:30 PM 26,685 Views 108 Comments

We look at how Facebook adverts are targeting Irish people ahead of the referendum.

# 8th-amendment - Thursday 18 January, 2018

As it happened: TDs share their views on Ireland's abortion laws
# Eighth Debate
# Eighth Debate

As it happened: TDs share their views on Ireland's abortion laws

Jan 18th 2018, 2:06 PM 7,583 Views 50 Comments

The debate on the Eighth Amendment commmitte’s report continues.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Simon Harris opens abortion debates by listing counties of women who travelled for abortions
# The Eighth Debate
# The Eighth Debate

Simon Harris opens abortion debates by listing counties of women who travelled for abortions

Jan 17th 2018, 8:50 PM 25,739 Views 210 Comments

It was the first of two days of debate.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

14 inspired signs seen at the Strike4Repeal protests around the country today
# Strike4Repeal
From The Daily Edge
# Strike4Repeal

14 inspired signs seen at the Strike4Repeal protests around the country today

Mar 8th 2017, 5:18 PM 11,771 Views 6 Comments

“Repeal The 8th You G*wl.”

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 12 February, 2017

My son Joshua was born and died 16 years ago today and we still punish tragedies like his
# Opinion
# Opinion

My son Joshua was born and died 16 years ago today and we still punish tragedies like his

Feb 12th 2017, 8:30 AM 1,693 Views 119 Comments

Gerry Edwards, chairperson of TFMR Ireland, on the pain and courage inherent in using a personal bereavement in a very public battle.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Citizens' Assembly chair says balance 'fundamental' following criticism from anti-abortion groups
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Citizens' Assembly chair says balance 'fundamental' following criticism from anti-abortion groups

Feb 5th 2017, 5:21 PM 11,176 Views 161 Comments

Supreme Court judge Ms Justice Mary Laffoy reaffirmed a commitment to balance.

# 8th-amendment - Monday 23 January, 2017

Pro-life group wants to raise €18,000 to fund Facebook page targeting Irish teens
# Family And Life
# Family And Life

Pro-life group wants to raise €18,000 to fund Facebook page targeting Irish teens

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 17,880 Views 122 Comments

Family and Life’s director David Manly has said there has been increased interest in secondary school presentations by his organisation.

# 8th-amendment - Thursday 10 November, 2016

A couple are live-tweeting their trip to the UK for an abortion due to a fatal foetal abnormality
# Fatal Foetal Abnormality
# Fatal Foetal Abnormality

A couple are live-tweeting their trip to the UK for an abortion due to a fatal foetal abnormality

Nov 10th 2016, 8:44 AM 24,011 Views 77 Comments

They say that their child has been diagnosed with Edwards syndrome, which could mean their child will only live for minutes or hours.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 6 November, 2016

FactCheck: Does this pro-life leaflet stand up to scrutiny?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Does this pro-life leaflet stand up to scrutiny?

Nov 6th 2016, 9:00 PM 40,177 Views 206 Comments

The Life Institute’s Yes to Life pamphlet has been printed 120,000 times. How much truth is in it?

# 8th-amendment - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

TDs from AAA-PBP wear 'Repeal' sweatshirts in Dáil
# Abortion
# Abortion

TDs from AAA-PBP wear 'Repeal' sweatshirts in Dáil

Sep 27th 2016, 3:30 PM 20,796 Views 258 Comments

The six were shown on Oireachtas cameras wearing the attire during Leaders’ Questions this afternoon.

# 8th-amendment - Friday 26 August, 2016

FactCheck: What do HSE guidelines actually say about the effects of abortion?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: What do HSE guidelines actually say about the effects of abortion?

Aug 26th 2016, 7:35 PM 24,242 Views 138 Comments

The Pro Life Campaign’s Sinead Slattery made a bold claim on Tonight With Alison O’Connor this week. Does it hold up?

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

RTÉ received 10 formal complaints about Sydney Rose's abortion comments
# Rose Of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee

RTÉ received 10 formal complaints about Sydney Rose's abortion comments

Aug 24th 2016, 6:05 AM 53,736 Views 151 Comments

Brianna Parkins told Dáithí Ó Sé she would like to see a referendum on abortion.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

FactCheck: Who got it right on "abortion up to birth" - Cora Sherlock or Ivana Bacik?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Who got it right on "abortion up to birth" - Cora Sherlock or Ivana Bacik?

Aug 3rd 2016, 8:42 PM 37,266 Views 213 Comments

FactCheck settles a heated dispute about late-term abortions that took place over the airwaves last week.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Daly reads woman's letter: 'My son's ashes will be delivered along with Amazon and eBay purchases'
# Dáil
# Dáil

Daly reads woman's letter: 'My son's ashes will be delivered along with Amazon and eBay purchases'

Jul 6th 2016, 8:31 PM 31,678 Views 94 Comments

“I do not want to terminate my baby’s life but he does not have one.”

# 8th-amendment - Thursday 23 June, 2016

FactCheck: Who got it right in this abortion debate between Ruth Coppinger and Cora Sherlock?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Who got it right in this abortion debate between Ruth Coppinger and Cora Sherlock?

Jun 23rd 2016, 10:24 PM 36,102 Views 160 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck attempts to resolve an argument over abortion facts on Tonight with Vincent Browne last night.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Bill to repeal Eighth Amendment launched as Coppinger says free vote issue is "ludicrous"
# Abortion Bills
# Abortion Bills

Bill to repeal Eighth Amendment launched as Coppinger says free vote issue is "ludicrous"

Jun 22nd 2016, 2:20 PM 11,763 Views 215 Comments

The bill will be brought before the Dáil tomorrow.

# 8th-amendment - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

People are divided on the Eighth Amendment, but half want it repealed
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

People are divided on the Eighth Amendment, but half want it repealed

Jun 7th 2016, 7:00 AM 17,518 Views 366 Comments

Many people are still on the fence about the topic.

A mystery of our time: How do you get a TD to answer a question?
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

A mystery of our time: How do you get a TD to answer a question?

Jun 7th 2016, 6:10 AM 17,149 Views 90 Comments

How long is a piece of string?

We asked every TD if they want to repeal the Eighth Amendment - here's what they said
# Abortion
# Abortion

We asked every TD if they want to repeal the Eighth Amendment - here's what they said

Jun 7th 2016, 6:05 AM 63,460 Views 363 Comments

A lot of them don’t want to talk about it.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 5 June, 2016

FactCheck: Did Enda Kenny mislead the Dáil over the Eighth Amendment?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did Enda Kenny mislead the Dáil over the Eighth Amendment?

Jun 5th 2016, 9:00 PM 36,577 Views 263 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck looks into the Taoiseach’s controversial claim on a controversial issue, last week.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion
# To The Voting Booths
# To The Voting Booths

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion

May 11th 2016, 8:29 PM 27,150 Views 217 Comments

Instead, a ‘Citizens’ Assembly’ will be able to make recommendations to the Dáil on issues like the Eighth Amendment.

# 8th-amendment - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Two-week protest on the doorstep of power will aim to push abortion issue
# Government Buildings
# Government Buildings

Two-week protest on the doorstep of power will aim to push abortion issue

Mar 29th 2016, 10:55 AM 13,600 Views 264 Comments

The campaign supported by Amnesty International is starting today.

# 8th-amendment - Monday 11 January, 2016

'Unclear' if referendum to repeal Eighth Amendment would pass - Enda
# Abortion
# Abortion

'Unclear' if referendum to repeal Eighth Amendment would pass - Enda

Jan 11th 2016, 8:30 PM 9,095 Views 117 Comments

The Taoiseach said a citizens’ assembly, similar to the Constitutional Convention, will examine the issue within six months if Fine Gael is re-elected.

# 8th-amendment - Sunday 3 January, 2016

This new Irish film follows a young couple as they go to England for an abortion
# TWICE SHY
# TWICE SHY

This new Irish film follows a young couple as they go to England for an abortion

Jan 3rd 2016, 4:00 PM 20,969 Views 156 Comments

Ardal O’ Hanlon and Pat Shortt are among the cast.

# 8th-amendment - Monday 28 December, 2015

Enda promises action on abortion within six months of re-election
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Enda promises action on abortion within six months of re-election

Dec 28th 2015, 6:05 AM 12,613 Views 245 Comments

However, the Taoiseach would not be drawn on any possible date for a referendum on the matter.

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Senator regrets if people were offended by controversial abortion comments
# Abortion
# Abortion

Senator regrets if people were offended by controversial abortion comments

Dec 2nd 2015, 6:43 PM 13,068 Views 90 Comments

The Renua senator was responding to criticism of his remarks in the Seanad yesterday.

# 8th-amendment - Monday 30 November, 2015

Belfast court rules abortion should be available in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality
# Landmark Ruling
# Landmark Ruling

Belfast court rules abortion should be available in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality

Nov 30th 2015, 4:25 PM 19,630 Views 303 Comments

“It does not protect morals to export the problem to another jurisdiction and then turn a blind eye.”

# 8th-amendment - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

What to do about abortion? Enda wants the country to get together and talk about it
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

What to do about abortion? Enda wants the country to get together and talk about it

Nov 25th 2015, 10:56 PM 11,279 Views 62 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny briefed his party’s TDs and Senators on its position regarding the 8th Amendment this evening.

# 8th-amendment - Friday 20 November, 2015

Leading Irish doctors call for abortion to be decriminalised
# Pressure
# Pressure

Leading Irish doctors call for abortion to be decriminalised

Nov 20th 2015, 2:33 PM 11,515 Views 187 Comments

Some of Ireland’s most prominent doctors are among hundreds of professionals calling for abortion to be legalised.