Love Both campaign is chasing down the undecideds before Friday’s referendumThey wear bright pink hi-vis jackets and talk passionately about human rights. Many of them are young women; some are students in ripped jeans, others professionals in suits. There’s barely a priest in sight.This is the anti-abortion army out on the streets of Ireland, chasing down every undecided vote in Friday’s referendum on abortion. In the final days of the campaign they were going door-to-door, handing out leaflets at train stations and in shopping centres, touring radio and television studios, and bombarding social media with their anti-abortion message.
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/may/24/anti-abortion-activists-final-push-ireland-vote-referendum-love-both
Author : Harriet Sherwood in Dublin
Publish date : 2018-05-24 13:00:53
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