Eoghan Harris: Fudge and fear likely to leave Irish women in the lurch again
If the political fudging of the past week continues for 16 more weeks there will be no Repeal, and no change in our abortion laws.
The chief fudger was Simon Coveney but he had plenty of backing across the entire political spectrum.
The pro-life polemicists gave the fudgers plenty of covering fire. Like the Fat Boy in Pickwick Papers, "they wants to make your flesh creep".