If I sawed my finger off and stuck it in a pot of soil, it would be a little unreasonable to expect it to grow a whole new “me”. And yet that’s pretty(...)

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Frances Fitzgerald: “Each and every one of us has a responsibility to safeguard children, to cherish more than our own sons and daughters.”  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The introduction of concrete legal obligations to protect children was described as “a quantum shift” by Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald. “It(...)