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Ireland votes YES to repeal Eighth Amendment

Ireland votes YES to repeal Eighth Amendment

The results from the historical referendum in Ireland over repealing the Eighth Amendment show a landslide victory for those voting Yes. Many people travelled from living abroad back to Ireland on Friday (25 May) to have their say. The final…
Spanish officials want to strip Catalonia of its freedom

Spanish officials want to strip Catalonia of its freedom

Catalonia’s fight to become an independent country from Spain has resulted in the Spanish government threatening to invoke Article 155. Article 155 gives the Spanish government the power to have direct rule over Catalonia. The Spanish government gave Carles Puigdemont,…