Tag Archives: Ireland

Irish Pro-Choice Crowdfunding Site Attacked

As of 1983, abortions became constitutionally illegal in Ireland by the Eighth Amendment, although women are allowed to leave the country to obtain one. Together For Yes is a social movement and #crowdfunding campaign that is seeking to overturn the … Continue reading

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Family Crowdfunds Evacuation After Ireland Claims No Funds

After the government of Ireland refused to medically evacuate a citizen shot and wounded by a local militia in Libya, his family crowdfunded the €22,000 cost of the air ambulance transport. Abduraheem Duibi, an English teacher in Libya, was ambushed … Continue reading

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