The Magdalene laundries – a story based on true events between 1922 and 1996

February 6, 2013

As any fallen woman in Ireland will tell you, life in the Magdalene laundries was harsh. I should know, I spent two years locked up and forced to work without pay. My crime? I gave birth out of wedlock. Others committed vagrancy, petty theft. All we want is an apology.

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