2018: Ireland Legalizes Abortion
In a historical win in a country long known for its rigid religious conservatism, Ireland voted this year to overturn its abortion van. According to The Guardian, "Forty years ago Irish women could not even buy a condom legally, divorce was banned and abortion almost unmentionable in public. So for many supporters, the wave of public support for repeal sealed a remarkable national transformation." How far they've come!
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