Savita story resonates around the world
I:How the Savita story spread around the globe so rapidly
How the news of the circumstances of Savita Halappanavar’s death in an Irish hospital spread across the globe was unprecedented in its speed and volume. Online and off, coverage of her story was relentless, as international outlets wrote reports and social media disseminated information. Within hours, news of Savita Halappanavar’s death went global.