The group has been helping to provide information, financial assistance and accommodation to women from Ireland, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man who have to travel to England for a safe and legal abortion since 2009.
For more information and to donate to the ASN, visit here
Earlier this month DRI [Digital Rights ireland] faced closure if it couldn’t raise the money needed to pay legal costs [incurred following a failed application for a right to speak in a court case whereby record companies were demanding internet blocking].
“We’ve been overwhelmed by the support we’ve received and we’ve more or less hit our target and will be able to cover the costs.”
Co-founder of Digital Rights Ireland, TJ McIntyre, speaking in yesterday’s Sunday Business Post [behind paywall].
Seen this in Kilcullan, (sic) Westmeath on Sunday. For €5, you pick a square and if Daisy [the cow] dirties the square, you win €100. Couldn’t help thinking Enda & co are missing a huge fundraising trick.