This is a selection of quotes taken directly from the report of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse.
The report by the Commission on Child Abuse has been published. It deals with abuse in industrial schools and reformatories in Ireland, and its conclusions are truly sickening.
Murray was a distant and rather slow lad who arrived into our fourth class. We were nine. He wore a black, cut-down suit. His shaven head always hung down, and […]
This is my favourite Roger McGough poem: “It’s like hitting your head against a brick wall,” said Brother Ryan, as he hit my head against a brick wall.