Hannah’s intro:

I am terrible for not reading the news. It upsets me, so I look the other way and try to pretend it isn’t happening. I get cross for the level of detail stories are described because I don’t want to imagine it happening. I never write about important world matters. I ignore politics. Thankfully, and I’m unsure how, I have managed to attract intelligent people to read my blog and participate in the Mums’ Days Facebook Community. My internet friend Seriously Hilary wrote to me last weekend with an article that she felt she HAD to write about the Mother and Baby homes in Ireland and the recent discovery that almost 800 babies were buried in a septic tank in Tuam. I am honoured that she would choose Mums’ Days as a place to speak her mind.

I need to warn you that this article is extremely disturbing, but don’t be like me, please read it. Mothers are no longer the quiet people we used to be. We have power, we have resource and we need to unite to stand up for what is right. It’s time to get political…