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#mother and baby home

# mother-and-baby-home - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Boyd Barrett: 'I was born in a mother-and-baby scheme. I'm one of the lucky ones'
# Investigation
# Investigation

Boyd Barrett: 'I was born in a mother-and-baby scheme. I'm one of the lucky ones'

Jun 11th 2014, 10:13 PM 32,657 Views 116 Comments

Sinn Féin wants the Commission of Investigation to be in place before the summer recess.

# mother-and-baby-home - Monday 9 June, 2014

Tusla given "sensitive, personal" records from three mother-and-baby homes
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

Tusla given "sensitive, personal" records from three mother-and-baby homes

Jun 9th 2014, 7:11 PM 10,600 Views 29 Comments

The information relates to the Tuam home, Bessborough in Cork, and St Patrick’s on the Navan Road in Dublin.

# mother-and-baby-home - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Opinion: Horror doesn't belong to the past, Ireland's most vulnerable are still marginalised and neglected
# Children
# Children

Opinion: Horror doesn't belong to the past, Ireland's most vulnerable are still marginalised and neglected

Jun 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 271 Views 41 Comments

These are the unpalatable facts: we are living at a time of growing homelessness and food poverty, and we allow vulnerable children to socially excluded, neglected and ignored.

# mother-and-baby-home - Friday 6 June, 2014

Radar tests carried out on Tuam site to find mass grave
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

Radar tests carried out on Tuam site to find mass grave

Jun 6th 2014, 10:52 PM 25,459 Views 126 Comments

The test has been commissioned by the Irish Mail on Sunday which will publish the results in this weekend’s edition of the paper.

# mother-and-baby-home - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Mary Lou McDonald warns that Tuam mass grave could be one of 'dozens'
# Tip Of The Iceberg
# Tip Of The Iceberg

Mary Lou McDonald warns that Tuam mass grave could be one of 'dozens'

Jun 4th 2014, 4:10 PM 20,267 Views 175 Comments

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader has called for a public inquiry to look into all mother and baby homes nationwide.

# mother-and-baby-home - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Opinion: Mass grave 'filled to the brim with tiny bones and skulls' shows how we cherish children
# Mass Grave
# Mass Grave

Opinion: Mass grave 'filled to the brim with tiny bones and skulls' shows how we cherish children

May 31st 2014, 4:00 PM 2,140 Views 282 Comments

The bodies of 800 “illegitimate” children, ranging in age from nine years to two days, have been uncovered in Tuam. But do people care any more now than they did then?