Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Search Results for 'magdalene'

Undertakers exhuming the bodies of 133 women at a notorious Sisters of Our Lady of Charity convent found 22 other remains. And almost 60 of the deaths at one of the infamous Magdalene Laundries in Dublin were never registered. The shocking revelations did prompt calls for a Garda probe into who these women were, and […]

Read Full Post »

Shocking fact from Magdalene Laundries ~ bit.ly/only_11_years_… #maglaundries twitter.com/AndrewSB49/sta… — Andrew Brennan (@AndrewSB49) January 21, 2013

Read Full Post »

Truth beheads. For years this country believed that the religious lived blameless lives, that nuns/brothers/priests sacrificed membership of ordinary society to care for children in “Industrial Schools & Reformatories”. But we know now that this belief was wrong. The religious were well-paid for this “sacrifice”. In these Child Detention Centres the religious received one-third of […]

Read Full Post »

UNCOVERING A HOUSE OF CORRECTION FOR PRIESTS by John Cooney, Western People, 21 July 2006 The careers of Joseph Walsh, Michael Browne, James Naughton, Patrick Morrisroe, John Dignan and Edward Doorley mean nothing in today?s vibrant communities in the west and north-west. But in their heyday sixty years ago they ruled the land with iron […]

Read Full Post »