The Shame of Ireland
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The UN committee on torture has criticised the Irish government for not pursuing criminal prosecutions against those involved in the ill treatment of women in the Magdalene laundries.
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Committee of Public Accounts.
By the nature of its role as the public spending watchdog, the Committee of Public Accounts is one of the most powerful Oireachtas Committees.
It has a key role to play in ensuring that there is accountability and transparency in the way Government agencies allocate, spend and manage their finances and in guaranteeing that the taxpayer receives value for money for every euro spent.
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Survivors of institutional child abuse in industrial schools received…Continue
comments made by Mark Vincent Healy on survivors after an announced visit of the Pope to Ireland, I have added the full report on rte news this evening.
Meanwhile, Mark Vincent Healy, an advocate for survivors of child sexual abuse by clergy who has met Pope Francis in the Vatican criticised the manner of the Taoiseach's announcement today.
He dismissed Mr Kenny's claim that the Church under Pope Francis has significantly improved its response worldwide to survivors and…Continue
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seen this being advertised on RTE this evening! I am gob smacked!
The report from One in Four found that, in many cases, the victim is blamed for the abuse instead of the perpetrator.
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