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# Repeal

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# the eighth
Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws
Speaking to BBC Radio 4, Varadkar said he was in favour of changing Ireland’s abortion laws.
# the eighth
Charity's warning ahead of referendum: 'Stop exploiting children and adults with Down syndrome'
Down Syndrome Ireland said use of images could cause stress for parents.
# both sides now
'These are not faceless women': Key moments from the Dáil's Eighth Amendment debate
The TDs gathered in the Dáil this week to debate the report published by the Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment.
'There are two views in the party': Fianna Fáil split after Micheál Martin says he supports repeal
The Carlow–Kilkenny TD said there is a large contingency within the party that did not agree with its leader.
# behind closed doors
'Good, measured debate' - Fine Gael TDs met for almost five hours to talk about abortion
A two-day debate on the abortion issue kicks off on Wednesday.
# think outside my box
19 of the very best signs spotted at Repeal The 8th marches in 2017
Inspired work.
# abortion laws
Eighth Amendment committee to vote on repealing the Eighth today
After the vote, the committee will begin drafting a report on its recommendations.
# Eighth Amendment
Most people want Ireland's abortion law changed, according to new poll
A referendum is set to be held on the issue next year.
# Repeal
Strike 4 Repeal propose a second demonstration if the government does not commit to a 'yes or no' question on abortion
The group organised a successful demonstration earlier this year.
# Repeal
15 of the best signs from today's March for Choice
Someone actually invested in a uterus costume.
# the eighth
Photos: Thousands take part in March for Choice in Dublin city centre
Meanwhile, the pro-life campaign is holding awareness events at 21 locations across the country.
# Repeal
LCD Soundsystem's guitarist Al Doyle may have pissed off Leo Varadkar with a 'Repeal' tote bag last night
A Fine Gael TD subsequently argued with him by using some hashtags.
# Repeal
Everything you need to know about getting involved in tomorrow's March For Choice
Time to act.
# time to act
These amazing Uterus Prime jumpers have gone on sale ahead of the March for Choice
“Bodily autonomy is the right of all sentient beings.”
# healthcare bill
'A horrible, horrible thing': Trump slams McCain for blocking Obamacare repeal
McCain’s opposition is likely to doom the effort to repeal.
# Repeal
A photo of 3 women in Repeal jumpers defiantly sitting behind Leo Varadkar in Belfast has gone viral
# Repeal
Why it's time to stop tone policing pro-choice campaigners
It’s not a coincidence that a largely female movement is being criticized as ‘strident’.
# Eighth Amendment
New poll says Irish public want abortion laws to change... but only in certain cases
According to the Irish Times/Ipsos Mori poll, most people don’t favour unrestricted access to abortion, however.
# Repeal
This lovely Repeal the 8th street art has been spotted on a wall in Portugal
Thanks Portugal.
# Fathers4Justice
'It's about parental equality': Citizens' Assembly will not hear from fathers' group
The group argues the future of an embryo or a child should be a collaborative decision.
# Eighth Amendment
Repeal protests attract thousands to the streets of Dublin
Similar demonstrations were staged in other cities around Ireland.
# Strike4Repeal
14 inspired signs seen at the Strike4Repeal protests around the country today
Repeal The 8th You G*wl.”
# Eighth Amendment
Face-off as pro-life and pro-choice campaigners protest on Dame St
The ad-hoc protest involved hundreds of pro-choice campaigners who had earlier taken part in the Strike for Repeal protest.
Debate Room: Can you be pro-life and a feminist?
Is it possible to oppose abortion rights and still call yourself a feminist?
# Repeal
Trump wants it gone but 12.2 million people have signed up for Obamacare in 2017
Trump has vowed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
# Eighth Amendment
Citizens' Assembly receives over 13,000 submissions about abortion
The assembly may choose to hear oral presentations from any group or individual who made a submission to assist in its deliberations.
# Interview
Sitting down with Maser: The man and the artist behind the blue Repeal wall
The 35-year-old’s love for his craft is matched only by his love for his city.
# Your Say
Poll: Should independent ministers be given a free vote on the Repeal the Eighth bill?
Health Minister Simon Harris is hoping a technical counter-motion will be a good enough compromise for independent TDs.
# Your Say
Poll: Should there be a dress code for TDs and Senators?
A number of TDs wore Repeal jumpers in the chamber last month.
# Abortion Debate
New poll shows the vast majority of Irish people want Eighth Amendment repealed
Most, however, do not want to see UK-style abortion laws in Ireland
# know your repealers
Irish people from all walks of life are showing solidarity with #RepealThe8th on Twitter
Not just the usual suspects.
# Repeal
A heckler at the March for Choice was shut down by this singing pro-choicer
# the eighth amendment
Pictures: Thousands throng Dublin city centre for pro choice rally
Demonstrations took place in major cities across Europe in solidarity with the Dublin march.
# eat sleep rave repeal
11 excellent signs spotted at the March For Choice today
Thousands have turned out for what has been called the biggest pro-choice gathering in Ireland.
# we face this land
A host of Irish women have lent their voices to a powerful film about the 8th Amendment
“How is livestock worth more to this land than us?”
# Repeal
A new Repeal mural has just appeared in Dublin 7
Two replica banners have been unveiled in Blackhall Place.
# Mary Laffoy
Supreme Court judge to chair assembly on repealing Eighth Amendment
The assembly has a deadline of 12 months from its establishment to complete its work.
# Repeal
Aungier Danger are selling donuts with Maser's 'Repeal' design on them today
# Cian Healy
Rugby star Cian Healy has been slammed by Repeal supporters after this 'blue wall' tweet
“Ya ain’t alternative unless you’re in front of a blue wall these days.”
# Street Art
This Repeal mural by Maser has just gone up in Temple Bar
The mural now sits on the Project Arts Centre.