Repeal the 8th lobby groups de-register from SIPO

It is interesting that the main three repeal the 8th lobby pro-choice groups, Amnesty International Ireland, The Irish Council for Civil Liberties and the Abortion Rights Campaign have according to records of the Standards in Public Office (SIPO) de-registered from SIPO. Who is obliged to register? The Explanatory Note from SIPO setting out which organisations referred … Continue reading Repeal the 8th lobby groups de-register from SIPO

Leading repeal the 8th campaigners Amnesty Ireland does not consider itself engaging in work for “political purposes”

Amnesty International Ireland despite engaging in political campaigning has received funds of $150,000 from the US based Soros/Open Society Foundation as part of Soros/Open Society Foundation Plan to repeal the 8th Amendment and create a liberal abortion regime in Ireland. These funds were revealed by DC Leaks. The group received the grant in January 2016 … Continue reading Leading repeal the 8th campaigners Amnesty Ireland does not consider itself engaging in work for “political purposes”

RTE Report: Abortion Rights Campaign returns grant to US-based foundation after SIPO warning

Leading pro-choice repeal the 8th group, the Irish Abortion Rights Campaign has confirmed it has returned a grant it received from the US-based Open Society Foundations led by the billionaire George Soros, following communications from the Standards In Public Office Commission (SIPO). The Abortion Rights Campaign only did so after the Standards In Public Office … Continue reading RTE Report: Abortion Rights Campaign returns grant to US-based foundation after SIPO warning