Children of the Poor Clares: The Collusion between Church and State that Betrayed Thousands of Children in Ireland's Industrial Schools



The original 1985 edition of Children of the Poor Clares was the first book to expose the reality of the treatment of children placed in church care in Ireland’s post-independence horrendous industrial school system. Giving an intimate picture, covering over four decades, of life in one of these institutions, it documented the gross physical and… [more]