Claire Simpson: Political leaders must do what is right for abuse victims

Members of the group Survivors and Victims of Institutional Abuse (Savia) protest outside Stormont Parliament buildings to highlight how abuse victims have been denied compensation due to the power-sharing deadlock PICTURE: Siobhan Fenton/PA
IN a speech in Washington last week, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar described the continuing impasse at Stormont as “corrosive”. “It means that there is no effective political engagement [...]

This story is for Premium subscribers only

To read the full story

Registered users get 5 regular articles & 1 free Premium article per week.


Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe from just £1 for the first month to get full access


Today's horoscope


See a different horoscope: