Monday 23 April 2018

Blasphemy . . . Sexual freedom . . . Pubs . . . Keane

The Pope has called on Pakistan to repeal its blasphemy law. He should now call on the Irish Government to repeal its blasphemy law, a law that I believe was enacted to suck up to the Persian Gulf states -- the Government was seeking to do business with them at the time.

It was also designed to satisfy anyone who believed their religion must never be criticised regardless of any offence it caused.

Brian Abbott
Bishopstown Road, Cork

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