Rest in peace, invisible woman
There is a patriarchal narrative that runs through this entire story, from the act itself to the reporting of it, and we need to allow ourselves to see it if we are to find a way to prevent similar events from happening again.Linnea Dunne writes about the media coverage of a murder-suicide in Cavan, Ireland. The hashtag #HerNameWasClodagh has a lot more reaction and thoughts.
"The Quinns are decent people." At a rally in County Cavan thousands of people showed up to support local business man Seán Quinn. From local sports personalities to high profile priests to ordinary people, they came to support the man once known as Ireland's richest man. [more inside]