Citizens’ IRE? Ruth Coppinger, Irish politician and member of the Irish parliament
As the Western world faces the political reemergence of social conservatives, there is one state that’s been steadily progressing in the opposite direction. Ireland, one of the most traditional nations in Europe, has just lifted its ban on abortion and repealed a blasphemy law. Is it now on course to become one of the most liberal countries in Europe? To discuss this, Oksana is joined by Ruth Coppinger, Irish politician and member of the Irish parliament.