Mary Raftery, investigative journalist, has died at 54. Raftery’s States of Fear documentaries exposed the violence, both emotional and physical, as well as the sexual abuse inflicted on children in the industrial […]
Kow-towing to the nuns yet again
UN commission exposes disgrace of slavery in Ireland
Dark forces driving clerical sex abuse blur the boundaries between victims and abuser
Orders renege on commitment
Catharsis for one man
On the 15th May, five days before the Ryan Report was published, this is what the Christian Brothers were saying. Five days! Brother Kevin Mullan sent the following letter to […]
This article was first published in May 2009 ______________________________ Michael Fingleton secretly met Michael Woods in the lobby of the Shelbourne hotel in 2002, and agreed the terms of the […]
Dear Lord, I thank Thee for all of Thy bounty.
I thank Thee for the beauty of this land.
I thank Thee for the comfort of our splendid home.
I give thanks that in Thine infinite wisdom, Thou has seen fit to provide me with all that I need, though I am not worthy.
Extracts from the Ryan Commission report Artane Chapter