The Irish Times reported last Tuesday that the anti-abortion group, The Life Institute claimed its supporters have made 56,000 phone calls to Fine Gael TD’s since the summer. The story was also picked up by Michael Clifford in the Irish examiner.
56,000 phone calls is a huge amount of calls to just 76 Fine Gael TD’s, It is also time-consuming and expensive. 56,000 phone calls amounts to on average 736 calls to each individual Fine Gael TD since the summer.
The Life institute an offshoot of Youth Defence are the main pro-life lobby groups and have a dark history intimidation, lies and liberal misuse of facts. You can read an eye-popping history on the origins of Youth Defence here… Origins of Youth defence
So about these claims of 56,000 phone calls. As a member of Fine Gael and as someone in regular contact with some Fine Gael TD’s. I thought…
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