They may react by infilitrating that party but I doubt it was brokered with the permission of Mary Lou or Gerry. People who dress up in crocodile outfits to loiter outside of empty unionist offices or eulogise rubber ducks and whatnot have lost their aptitude for intricate political calculations.an approved side project of SF to shepherd pro-lifers back into their bloc in the Dail? SF commentators have been notably absent in the vitriol they usually pour on dissident type republicans, particularly so, given that Aontu on the face of it does pose a electoral threat to them.
Abortion is a virtual religious dogma under this regime. Even the presence of a modest challenge to the abortion-religion on secular human rights grounds is sending them into a frenzy and that's what we are seeing.