Hardly is the ink dry on the Government’s decision to introduce legislation to give effect to the Supreme Court’s ruling in the X Case, than the deep fissures that divided Irish society on the question of abortion in the past are re-emerging with all the bitterness and rancour.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2012
RUAIRÍ QUINN’S plan to transfer some 50% of Catholic primary schools to a different model of patronage will prove as fraught with pitfalls as it may be historic. The minister will have his work cut out if he wants to even partially realise his vision during the lifetime of this Dáil.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2011