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AN IMPORTANT REFERENDUM

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2 Nov 2012 Comments Off on AN IMPORTANT REFERENDUM

Given that all the major political parties are broadly in favour of its adoption, the proposed change to the Constitution concerning the rights of children on which the country will vote on Saturday, November 10 is generating, in at least some of the areas to which it is relevant, a remarkably high level of emotive and conflicting points of view. Remarkable perhaps, but hardly surprising – The Children Referendum touches upon subjects that have been, to a good many of our population, a source of profound emotional stress and ...