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Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, International


by Daniel Kavanagh

Today, Chelsea Manning turns 28 years old.  Chelsea is an MTF trans woman who was born Bradley Manning in Oklahoma 28 years ago today, in 1987. On the 21st of August 2013, Chelsea was sentenced to 35 years in prison.

She was charged under 22 different charges, 10 of which she pleaded guilty to. The most serious of these charges was “aiding the enemy”, which is a capital offence, although the prosecutors did not wish to inflict the death penalty on her.
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Coroners Bill 2015

Dec
2015
12

Dáil Debates, Health, Human Rights, Justice, Women's Rights

This week Clare introduced a private members bill to provide for automatic inquests in all cases of maternal deaths in our hospitals

Equality Bill 2015

Dec
2015
03

Dáil Debates, Equality, Human Rights

Clare Daly speaking on the Equality Bill raises the issue of religious discrimination in school admissions policy. See Video below:

Dáil Debates, Human Rights, International