Anti-abortion protesters continue a vigil outside a Marie Stopes abortion clinic  in London. File photograph:  Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

When Alina Dulgheriu discovered she was pregnant, she was also facing the loss of her job as a live-in au pair. The father pressured her to have an ab(...)

The Women’s Clinic (in building on right) on Berkeley Street in Dublin, is next door to Reproductive Choices, a pregnancy advisory clinic closely aligned to the Marie Stopes organisation in the UK. The clinics are unrelated. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy/The Irish Times

The hypocrisy of our politicians and opinion-formers over abortion is stunning. Take the latest controversy about the Women’s Centre on Berkeley Stree(...)

Senator Ronan Mullen: read transcript from alleged recordings into the record. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Here I am, wearily writing about abortion yet again, for the simple reason so few commentators will attempt to address the egregious spin put on th(...)