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

“Repeal The 8th You G*wl.”

TODAY, ON INTERNATIONAL Women’s Day, Irish women went on strike to protest the 8th Amendment.

There were demonstrations in cities, towns and colleges across the country – here are some of the best signs seen at them.

1. “Léigh anois go cúramach”

#strike4repeal #wewontwait #churchandstatedontovulate #internationalwomensday

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What a phrase! Applies to the Leaving Cert, applies to asking for human rights.

2. ‘Repeal the 8th You Gowl’

What an amazing sentiment. From Limerick, of course.

3. These are all great, but how about that MiWadi one?

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It’s myyyyy bodi!

4. These signs inspired by Virginia Woolf

"A womb of one's own" 😌✊🏼 #strike4repeal #internationalwomensday

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5. An on-the-nose Simpsons reference in Galway

6. And Monty Python in Dublin

7. This dedication

8. Ted of course made an appearance


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9. This lovely homage to Emmet Kirwan

Yess! Sunniest day of the year so far for #strike4repeal assembly ☀✊♀ #repeal #strike #standinaweofallmná

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10. This suggestion

outsidemybox Source: Snapchat/'DailyEdge

11. And this brilliantly Dublin proposal

❌8 #strike4repeal

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12. Mary Poppins, Jay Z and Beyoncé, all in one place

Well done, Sister Suffragette!


⚡️⚡️⚡️ Happy #internationalwomensday Gorgeous day to #strike4repeal

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14. And this simple but poignant slogan

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Advice you can use.

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More: ‘Mo chorp, mo rogha’ – O’Connell Bridge brought to a standstill by the Strike 4 Repeal>

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