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Anita Robinson: Sins of the fathers left unaddressed in mother and baby scandal

The infants' graveyard at Sean Ross Abbey in Roscrea, Tipperary, which was mother and baby home operated by the Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary from 1930 to 1970. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire
A discreet knock at the front door on a Saturday morning and I’m sent to answer it, picking up two silver half crowns left ready on the hall table. I open the door to the nuns. Habited head t[...]

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