The child rights spotlight is firmly on Ireland at the moment.
The issue of forced labour is not one that is confined to the past in Ireland.
Business and politics in Ireland is a good old fashioned forbidden love. The two want to get together and make beautiful money together but crusty lawyers and ethical crusaders keep them apart.
Ireland does not really have oppositional left/right policy politics but a continuing internecine grudge that prevents us from moving forward.
To a ghost of a Prime Minister and zombie banks, Ireland can now add a vampire political party just waiting to suck the country dry again.
Parents were not informed. Consent was not given. Informed consent was non-existent.
Catholic extremists never seem to remember that Leviticus is in the Old Testament.
A fervently Catholic gynecologist might put his beliefs into practice on the delivery table.
What will it take to find and name the children that never grew up?
The portrayal of Brady as a youthful, ignorant school master is a public relations exercise.