- 05 May 16
Pro-choice campaigners have been spurred into action following a recent case in the North, and their reaction heralds a long overdue shift in thinking on abortion.
For 50 years after the foundation of the Northern State, fundamentalism ruled.
Abortion was spoken of, if at all, in whispers, surreptitious hands shielding lips. No so much ‘Don’t ask, Don’t tell’, as ‘whatever you say, say nothing’.
“I’ve heard she’s gone to England.” “Don’t you dare say that, she got a job in London.”