Irish Election Literature

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Labour -Yes to Divorce 1986 September 24, 2009


This is from the 1986 Divorce Referendum. The Yes side had the simple argument of recognising when a marriage had broken down and giving people a second chance. The No side had legal, moral and other arguements against. As Far as I’m aware Fine Gael whilst in favour of the referendum didn’t officially campaign. Labour were the only major party advocating a Yes vote.

Amongst Other Divorce Referendum items on the site…
1986 ‘The Balance of Compassion’ – ’12 reasons for saying no’
‘The Alice Glenn Report May 1986- A Woman Voting for Divorce is like a Turkey voting for Christmas’
Divorce Action Group- Yes to Divorce
1986- ‘The Association of Lawyers against the Amendment

 

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