Entries by Repeal8

Pro Choice Campaigners Bring City to a Halt During Major Rally

Source: 98FM 9th March 2017 A major protest march calling for a repeal of the 8th amendment has taken place in the city centre this evening to coincide with International Women’s Day. It started at the Garden of Remembrance at 5:30pm and wound its way through the city centre to Leinster House. A number of groups want […]

Member Profile: Labour Youth

Who are we? Labour Youth is a socialist youth organisation.  We are the youth wing of the Labour Party and are composed of members, aged 16- 30, from colleges and communities all across the country.  We campaign on a variety of issues, including the fight to repeal the 8th Amendment of the Constitution.  Labour Youth […]

Repeal protests attract thousands to the streets of Dublin

Similar demonstrations were staged in other cities around Ireland Source: The Journal – Mar 8th 2017 Updated 8pm THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE attended two separate protests in Dublin today, calling for the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution to be repealed. Earlier this afternoon, O’Connell Bridge was blocked after hundreds of demonstrators marched for the Strike4Repeal protest. […]

Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment tells Citizens’ Assembly it’s time for Ireland to trust women

The Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment has called for the decriminalisation of abortion, including the abortion pill, and a new regulatory framework to ensure women’s unimpeded access to the highest international standards of reproductive healthcare. Presenting to the Citizens’ Assembly today (05.03.17), the Coalition outlined a number of recommendations, including: The Eighth Amendment should […]

Member Profile – London-Irish Abortion Rights Campaign

Who We Are The London-Irish Abortion Rights Campaign started in September 2016 and is now 900-strong. Our mission is to bring people in London together to campaign for free, safe, legal abortion in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. We are the London branch of the Abortion Rights Campaign and a member of The […]