Tag: mother and baby home

Alternative Mother and Baby Home Report

Alternative Mother and Baby Home Report

Many academics were made to look foolish because the final report of the commission of investigation into mother and baby homes rubbished many of the allegations they presented as historical fact. Consequently, and to save face, 25 academics have produced an alternative mother and baby homes report or at least and alternative or reinterpreted executive…

Kathleen Funchion- ‘Mother and baby homes were not homes, they were detention centres’.

Bias and Prejudice Unbridled on Children’s Committee

When welcoming the report, it was obvious that Kathleen Funchion had not read it… Speaking in the Dáil  Éireann debate on the 13th of January, the day following the public release of the final report of the commission of investigation into mother and baby homes, Kathleen Funchion (Sinn Féin), Chair of the Joint Oireachtas Committee…

Book Launch - Online - Friday 2nd April 2021 8pm

Book Launch – Online – Friday 2nd April 2021 8pm

The Irish Attack on Christianity – The Case for the Defence The mother and baby homes scandal is but one example of the Irish abuse of history with many of its falsities guarded from public view. All historical debates have historians on at least two sides, but Irish historical scandals are remarkable for the lack…

Baby Killers Infanticide in Ireland

The Real Baby Killers EXPOSED

Who was killing the illegitimate children of Ireland, the women running protestant and catholic mother and baby homes or the mothers of illegitimate children? Some Irish newspapers have stated emphatically that children were starved to death in mother and baby homes for the simple reason that the women in charge of these homes hated illegitimate…

Irish Mother and Baby Home Scandal History Conference

History Seminar 4th October 2020

All is set to go for Sunday’s  history seminar with particular reference to the Tuam Children’s Home. The event is subject to COVID restrictions and the number of attendees will be limited, be early. Sunday 4th of October, Harbour Hotel, New Docks, Galway 2:30 to 4:30pm. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Mother and baby homes - the starvation lie

The Starvation Lie

The chief lie upon which the mother and baby scandal relies upon is the claim that babies were starved to death. This relies on a small number of death certificates which record the cause of death as due to ‘marasmus‘. Marasmus is a type of malnutrition that is mostly caused by disease or birth defects.…