Solicitor Roger Kiska talks to Wendy about the options open to Alfie Evans’ parents after losing an Appeal to allow them to travel to Italy with their child for treatment. Credit Pic – Pic: ACTION4ALFIE/AFP/Getty Images
Sinn Féin TD Peadar Toibín says a new campaign group will give a voice to people on the political left who want to keep the 8th Amendment. It’s called ‘Cherish all the Children Equally‘.
Alveda King was 17 when her uncle Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated 50 years ago. She talks about her uncle, her own life story, the rights of the unborn and her advice to Ireland.
Veteran journalist Robert Fisk visited the clinic at the centre of the alleged chemical gas attack controversy in Douma, Syria. He tells Steve what he found. Interview originally recorded on Monday 16th April 2018 around 3pm Syria time. For FULL TRANSCRIPT click here
Ireland Head Coach Joe Schmidt says there’s so much happening right now in Irish Rugby that he hasn’t had time to reflect on the historic clean sweep.
Theresa May should not rush into war before allowing a full investigation to take place of the alleged chemical attack in Douma, Syria. Peter Ford, former UK Ambassador to Syria, talks to Wendy.
Investigative journalist Vanessa Beeley is on the ground in Damascus, Syria. She tells Wendy the exploitation of an alleged chemical attack in Douma is moving the US and Russia closer to armed conflict on Syrian soil.
Dr Patrick Fagan of the MARRI Institute says Minister Simon Harris’ plans to introduce free contraception to reduce abortion rates will have the opposite effect. To access MARRI report see link (pages 59-67 address Contraception Use).
Former Taoiseach John Bruton discusses the legacy of the 8th Amendment. He recalls the reasons why it was introduced in 1983, while he was a Minister in the Garret FitzGerald-led Government.
Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental speaks to Wendy about the horrors of the Bergen Belson concentration camp, the importance of educating younger generations so history never repeats itself, and his most recent documentary ‘Condemned to Remember’. ‘Tomi Reichental: Condemned to Remember’ aired on RTÉ1 on Wednesday 14th February at 9.35pm.