Anne Conway

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Anne Conway: “So many young people thanked me for telling my story.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Anne Conway (69), who had an abortion almost 50 years ago, was “completely overjoyed” by the referendum result. “We are vindicated. The people are w(...)

Anne Conway, at home in Donnycarney, Dublin, had an abortion in  1970. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The biggest shock for Anne Conway (69), when being admitted to an abortion clinic in the UK almost 50 years ago, was being greeted by an Irish nurse: (...)

Sr Anne Carr, a Medical Missionary of Mary sister,  took Bono  on a tour of a  hospital in Lilongwe in Malawi. “I said he was my nephew because strangers weren’t allowed in the hospital.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The Rolling Stones may have had Sister Morphine but U2’s preference is for the altogether more savoury Sr Anne. A Medical Missionary of Mary, Sr Anne (...)

 Donald Trump: The media is beginning to realise that   a neutral voice is a lame tool. Photograph: Damon Winter/The New York Times

There was a time when journalists who had left the industry for professional politics and then returned, were obliged to undergo quarantine – work at (...)