Susan O’Keeffe: We must put women’s healthcare out of reach of the Church for good

Despite the progress and promises made in recent years, we risk going backwards if the state allows the Sisters of Charity have any part in the new National Maternity Hospital

Charlie Baldwin and mum Kate Mooney at a protest in Dublin in 2018: despite public outrage, the new hospital is still at risk of being in control of the Sisters of Charity. Picture: Sam Boal/