Referendum on the Eighth Set for May 25th

According to a report by The Times, Cabinet has made extensive progress on the referendum to repeal the 8th amendment by setting a poll date, May 25th, and approving the text of the draft bill. The late May date is thought to have been fixed upon because it will facilitate University and Leaving Certificate students…

Opinion: The Eighth Amendment

The opinions expressed in the following article are those of its author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the UCC Express. The author has requested to be credited as ‘anonymous’, and we have complied with this request. I am a male, mature student of UCC and at present, I sit firmly on the…

Pro-Choice and Religious: Is it possible?

Some people believe that it is impossible to be a practicing Christian and be pro-choice on the issue of abortion; step into any Roman Catholic Church and you are bound to see Pro-Life posters and leaflets at the back of the church. While it is true that a lot of Christians are pro-life, all are not: many…