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Death to freedom of opinion

DUBLIN (SE): The Students Union of the University College Dublin has passed a move impeach its president, Katie Ascough, for her stand on the protection of life.
 
Of the 6,572 members of the union, 4,540 voted for the impeachment, with 2,032 casting against it.
 
Reacting to the result on October 24, The Irish Times quoted Ascough as calling it a sad day for the university and a sad day for freedom of speech and opinion, two values that used to be cherished and nurtured in Ireland.
 

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