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Women of Honour

Photo of Tom and the Women of Honour in the Oireachtas
Women Of Honour

It was my utmost privilege to meet the Women of Honour in Leinster House with whom I stand together in solidarity for justice and truth. On November 11th I spoke in the Seanad about the Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA) on female personnel in the Armed Forces who have survived sexual harassment, assault and violence and have been obliged to sign an NDA. This is after 22 years after my Doctoral research into ‘Widespread Sexual Violence in the Defence Forces’ and 20 years after the Independent Government enquiry that confirmed my finding. Watch the full debate here: