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#Repeal

# repeal - Sunday 10 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Campaigning for Repeal: 'My hijab made me a target. My brown skin made me a target' Column

Campaigning for Repeal: 'My hijab made me a target. My brown skin made me a target'

Now I see why so few other Muslim girls chose to voice opinions about the referendum, writes Somaya Mahmud.

# repeal - Thursday 7 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ruth Coppinger: No Leo, this wasn't a 'quiet revolution' Opinion

Ruth Coppinger: No Leo, this wasn't a 'quiet revolution'

It was the active involvement of tens of thousands on the ground in the referendum campaign – a social and political movement in itself – that was critical to the resounding win, writes Ruth Coppinger.

# repeal - Sunday 27 May, 2018

# repeal - Saturday 26 May, 2018

16 touching moments from this historic day in Ireland

It’s been emotional.

Will you be out celebrating the referendum results this evening? Out Out This post contains a poll

# repeal - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

A story for each of the 12 Irish women who will have an abortion today

Every day, 12 women across Ireland make this decision for incredible varying and complex reasons.

From TheJournal.ie 'Please come home Mam, I'm in agony': Parents of women who had crisis pregnancies urge Yes vote 8th Amendment

'Please come home Mam, I'm in agony': Parents of women who had crisis pregnancies urge Yes vote

Elaine Bedford spoke about her daughter’s experience taking abortion pills last year.

# repeal - Monday 21 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Vincent Browne: Let’s cease demanding more of women than we would dare demand of men Eighth Amendment

Vincent Browne: Let’s cease demanding more of women than we would dare demand of men

Writing in TheJournal.ie, Vincent Browne argues for a Yes vote on Friday.

# repeal - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Here's what 10 first time voters have got to say about the upcoming referendum

The atmosphere in secondary schools seems to vary greatly.

# repeal - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Here are some of the ways in which people who are too young to vote have been campaigning for the referendum

From Wexford to Westmeath, young people across the country have been involved.

# repeal - Friday 18 May, 2018

Two Irish women told us what it was like being students during the 1983 Referendum

One voted for, one voted against the Amendment. How will they vote this time?

# repeal - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

People weren't impressed with the behaviour of the audience on Claire Byrne's live referendum debate

There was heckling, laughter, whooping and abuse from audience members during the debate.

# repeal - Monday 14 May, 2018

# repeal - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Broke or time poor? You can help Together for Yes by doing this one tiny thing

Seriously, this will make a massive difference

# repeal - Monday 30 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie LoveBoth says 'women can't be trusted' campaign poster is fake FAKE NEWS

LoveBoth says 'women can't be trusted' campaign poster is fake

LoveBoth has sought to clarify that this poster is not part of its campaign, nor was the use of the organisation’s logo or name authorised.

# repeal - Sunday 29 April, 2018

RuPaul's Drag Race star Sharon Needles gave a shout-out to the repeal movement during her Dublin gig

The performer has been vocal about the Eighth Amendment in the past.

# repeal - Saturday 28 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dublin City Council directs 'The Question of the Eighth' event be cancelled at literature festival Repeal

Dublin City Council directs 'The Question of the Eighth' event be cancelled at literature festival

The event in question was due to be held on Monday 21 May – four days before the Eighth Amendment referendum.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Here's what the proposed legislation says about abortion up to six months Factcheck

Explainer: Here's what the proposed legislation says about abortion up to six months

New billboards launched this week have raised questions about access to terminations after 12 weeks if the Eighth Amendment is repealed.

# repeal - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Love Both: 'We need hospice care for terminally ill babies, not abortion' Alternatives

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

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

# repeal - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'Tell me what's offensive about this': Ruth Coppinger holds up Repeal sign in Dáil chamber Mural

'Tell me what's offensive about this': Ruth Coppinger holds up Repeal sign in Dáil chamber

Coppinger held up the poster while asking the Taoiseach about the removal of a Repeal mural outside Dublin city’s Project Arts Centre.

# repeal - Monday 23 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again) MASER

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

# repeal - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment? Referendum

Need a crash course in the history of the Eighth Amendment?

Get yourself up to speed.

# repeal - Thursday 19 April, 2018

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

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

# repeal - Sunday 18 March, 2018

# repeal - Friday 9 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Minister establishes Referendum Commission for Eighth Amendment referendum Eighth Amendment

Minister establishes Referendum Commission for Eighth Amendment referendum

Earlier, Simon Harris outlined details of a policy paper on the proposed abortion legislation.

# repeal - Thursday 8 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre Eighth Referendum

'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre

The march was organised by the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# repeal - Monday 12 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Amnesty launches case challenging standards watchdog's order that it return €137,000 Amnesty International

Amnesty launches case challenging standards watchdog's order that it return €137,000

The money was donated to the group in order to fund activities around the Eighth Amendment.

# repeal - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment?

The government has agreed to hold a referendum on repealing the Eighth Amendment.

# repeal - Saturday 27 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws 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.

# repeal - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Charity's warning ahead of referendum: 'Stop exploiting children and adults with Down syndrome' 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.

# repeal - Saturday 20 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'These are not faceless women': Key moments from the Dáil's Eighth Amendment debate 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.

# repeal - Friday 19 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'There are two views in the party': Fianna Fáil split after Micheál Martin says he supports repeal DIVIDED PARTY

'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.

# repeal - Monday 15 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Good, measured debate' - Fine Gael TDs met for almost five hours to talk about abortion 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.

# repeal - Thursday 28 December, 2017

# repeal - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Eighth Amendment committee to vote on repealing the Eighth today 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.

# repeal - Saturday 9 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Most people want Ireland's abortion law changed, according to new poll 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 - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

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 - Saturday 30 September, 2017

15 of the best signs from today's March for Choice

Someone actually invested in a uterus costume.

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