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#Irish Feminist Network

# irish-feminist-network - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Column: Change to the Constitution is needed in order to protect women’s lives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Change to the Constitution is needed in order to protect women’s lives

Apr 10th 2013, 8:47 PM 62 Views 108 Comments

The recently completed HSE report into the tragic death of Savita Halappanavar’s death has pointed to Ireland’s unworkable legal situation as a significant factor in her medical treatment, writes Clara Fischer.

# irish-feminist-network - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Column: Here’s how the Budget could have been fairer
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# Opinion

Column: Here’s how the Budget could have been fairer

Dec 12th 2012, 7:00 AM 28 Views 62 Comments

It was an exercise in macho posturing, writes Mary Murphy – but there are ways for the Government to boost our confidence in them.

# irish-feminist-network - Friday 14 September, 2012

Column: Austerity has an unequal impact on women. So let’s fix this.
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# Opinion

Column: Austerity has an unequal impact on women. So let’s fix this.

Sep 14th 2012, 7:15 AM 103 Views 95 Comments

Statistically speaking, spending cuts hit women hardest – but protecting disadvantaged groups should be at the heart of the Budget, write Orla O’Connor and Clara Fischer.

# irish-feminist-network - Monday 16 July, 2012

Column: The groupthink in decision-making positions in Ireland must end
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Column: The groupthink in decision-making positions in Ireland must end

Jul 16th 2012, 7:00 AM 206 Views 28 Comments

Groupthink, cronyism and lack of accountability are largely to blame for the disastrous mess Ireland is now in, writes Clara Fischer.

# irish-feminist-network - Friday 18 May, 2012

Girl power: Irish feminist conference sold out
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# Feminism

Girl power: Irish feminist conference sold out

May 18th 2012, 6:40 PM 4,721 Views 167 Comments

Feminism conference aims to open the dialogue between all generations of feminists.

# irish-feminist-network - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Column: Feminism is on the up again – but it needs to be for everyone
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# Opinion

Column: Feminism is on the up again – but it needs to be for everyone

May 10th 2012, 6:45 AM 343 Views 350 Comments

These times are an opportunity, writes Clara Fischer. Why shouldn’t feminism become the new normal?

# irish-feminist-network - Monday 6 February, 2012

Column: Twenty years after the X case, it’s time for action on abortion
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# Opinion

Column: Twenty years after the X case, it’s time for action on abortion

Feb 6th 2012, 8:30 PM 85 Views 122 Comments

The Government needs to face up to the facts – and we can’t let the pro-life lobby stifle the debate, writes Alison Spillane.