Irish Prime Minister Micheal Martin on Wednesday presented the “apologies” of the State in the scandal of the old houses for single mothers, where 9,000 children died between 1922 and 1998.
“The state has let you down”
“I apologize for the profound harm done to Irish mothers and their children who ended up” in these establishments run by Catholic nuns and the state, the head of government told the Irish Parliament. “The state has let you down,” said Micheal Martin, the day after the publication of the report of a commission of inquiry which highlighted the dramatic excess mortality in these establishments and the general hostility of society towards these establishments. births then considered illegitimate.
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