In 1992, Hot Press' Mick McCaughan went undercover with Youth Defence, one of whose mainstays was Niamh Uí Bhriain (nee Nic Mathúna) who’s emerged as a leading No campaigner in the Repeal referendum

"You just go up to the abortionists, and say, ‘Listen, when your mother gave birth, she had a huge shite - the baby died and the shite lived,'" our man was told by one of its male members.

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