Abortion campaign

O'Brien, Joanne (n.d.) Abortion campaign. [Photograph] (Unpublished)


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Black & white photograph of a picket on the steps of the London Irish Centre (LIC). Protesting against the holding of a referendum in Ireland to enshrine the prohibition of abortion into the Irish constitution via 8th amendment. Dated '17 March '83 - St Patrick's Day'. Gemma Hussey T.D (the minister of education) was guest-of-honour. In the photograph, a woman walks up steps past the group of protesters holding placards bearing the messages 'Free safe and legal abortion' and '9000 Irish women come to England every year'.
Photograph by Joanne O'Brien, Copyright Joanne O'Brien.

Item Type: Photograph
Uncontrolled Keywords: London Irish Women's Centre. LIWC
Department: Library Services and Special Collections
Depositing User: AIB Admin
Date Deposited: 12 Jul 2018 15:32
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2018 11:21
URI: http://repository.londonmet.ac.uk/id/eprint/2320

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