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Me and @_Katie__ONeill have a major investigation in @thetimesIE on the US group which is setting up anti-abortion demonstrations in Ireland. Our undercover investigation has revealed their tactics for the first time. Watch our video here
Telling rape victims an abortion is like being raped, targeting women experiencing FFA, posing as a pregnant woman to get the names of doctors, plans to operate across the country, and claims they can evade exclusion zone laws. Read our front page scoop: thetimes.co.uk/edition/irelan…
Women from lower socioeconomic backgrounds are given “blessing bags” with expensive chocolate and lipstick in them, to convince them they’ll get financial support. Tips on how to pressure a GPs landlord not to rent to them. Read about the tactics used:
This group has secretly recorded the conversations it had with women outside American abortion clinics, and then gave the tapes to us to use for training purposes. Read about it here:

We’ve uncovered details about an “abortion reversal” technique that activists try to persuade women to use. The women are flooded with hormones. The HSE said there’s no such thing as abortion reversal.

Both @loreillysf and @campaignforkate are calling for urgent legislation this morning

Those pushing against exclusion zones use a cloak of respectability - my analysis
And finally - today’s @thetimesIE leader. Demonstrations like these rely on a network of unregulated anti-abortion clinics. We first unveiled their tactics in 2016, and they’re still freely operating today. Deactivate the Activists

☝️ this is journalism worth paying for. Subscribe at TheTimes.ie/join for just €5 a month, or buy the paper. This is a major investigation and you’ll want to read the whole thing. Amazing undercover work by @_Katie__ONeill 🕵🏻‍♀️🗞
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