Clarion call for conservatives?

There are fears that a new right-wing website will start an Irish version of the culture wars being waged in the US, but its proponents argue that conservatives could be driven into the arms of extremists if they can’t find a platform that reflects their views

Aiden Corkery

Political Correspondent @aiden_corkery
18th August, 2019

Dull is not a word anyone is likely to use to describe the new conservative website funded by the pro-life movement. Gript.ie wants your attention, and it is not shy about how it goes about getting it.

“Time to stop droning on about breastfeeding,” reads the headline on one opinion piece which tells mothers to “enjoy every minute of it” but also “don’t go looking for brownie points”....

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m

State body to reissue €28m office supplies contract

Sinn Féin open to coalition deal, but on condition of border poll

Fine Gael ‘will go to war’ if Bailey runs as independent