Sometimes you see something on the television that changes your understanding of an issue entirely. Like the issue of the Ryan Commission Report. The turning point for me was Michael O'Brien's contribution to RTE's Questions & Answers.
I'm with Barnardos' Fergus Finlay: bankrupt the Christian Brothers - and the other religious orders that sheltered and defended child rapists - and shut them down. Then let people of good will start again to provide the services of care and education that such orders purported to be about.