Pro-Choice march in Dublin

News

Pro-Choice march in Dublin

TodayFM
TodayFM

1:36 PM - 26 Sep 2015



Thousands of people have taken part in a rally in the city centre of Dublin, calling for changes to our abortion laws.

The 'March for Choice' began at the Garden of Remembrance.

Protesters want a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment - the clause in the constitution that gives equal rights to unborn child and mother.

Janet O'Sullivan from the Abortion Rights Campaign says GPs should be allowed facilitate terminations:

Speaking ahead of the march the Pro Life Campaign claimed that thousands of Irish women who travelled abroad for abortion deeply regret their decision. 

They claimed the rally organisers are in "denial regarding the hurt and heartbreak caused by abortion for many women.” 



Read more about

News

You might like

Live: Title

Now playing

00:00:00 / 00:00:00
Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Up next

Episode title
Show
Duration

You currently have no podcasts in your queue.

Go to podcasts

On Air

Ed's National Anthems

Ed's National Anthems

7 PM-10 PM

Share

Up next

The Paul McLoone Show

The Paul McLoone Show

10 PM-12 AM

Share

Overnight

Overnight

12 AM-5 AM

Share

Early Breakfast with Pamela Jo...

Early Breakfast with Pamela Joyce

5 AM-7 AM

Share

The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show

The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show

7 AM-9 AM

Share

Dermot & Dave

Dermot & Dave

9 AM-12 PM

Share

Mairead Ronan

Mairead Ronan

12 PM-2 PM

Share

Fergal D'Arcy

Fergal D'Arcy

2 PM-4:30 PM

Share

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

4:30 PM-7 PM

Share

Block Rockin' Beats

Block Rockin' Beats

7 PM-10 PM

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on