Sunday 23 July 2017

Dearbhail McDonald: Sickened at 20-year wait for law

Dearbhail McDonald

Dearbhail McDonald

I AM a 35-year-old woman living in Ireland, the celebrated "Catholic country" basking in global praise for its elevation, this week, to the UN Human Rights Council.

Next January, Ireland, that "fearless champion", will strut its stuff on the international stage playing an active role in promotion of human rights.

Maybe Savita Halappanavar should be the first item on the council's agenda.

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