'New National Maternity Hospital is proof old habits die hard'

'New National Maternity Hospital is proof old habits die hard'
Strength for a dwindling church? The new National Maternity Hospital Pic: RollingNews.ie

What right has the Sisters of Charity to hold onto this land?, asks Susan O'Keeffe

The accumulated hangups, secrecy and downright lying that have persisted in the state when it comes to sex and babies - for at least the last century - are difficult to change. Old habits do indeed die hard but what a pathetic reason that is for what we witnessed yesterday.

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