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# choice - Sunday 16 September, 2018

'I want to be part of the Ireland team because they’re more like a family than the British team'
# Choice
From The42
# Choice

'I want to be part of the Ireland team because they’re more like a family than the British team'

Sep 16th 2018, 10:00 AM 36,309 Views 24 Comments

Athlete Leon Reid on switching allegiances, growing up in foster homes and why he wasn’t at his best during the Europeans.

# choice - Thursday 17 May, 2018

'Using the phrase 'social abortions' to try to publicly shame us is not okay'
# Choice
# Choice

'Using the phrase 'social abortions' to try to publicly shame us is not okay'

May 17th 2018, 4:22 PM 24,922 Views 224 Comments

Two women shared their abortion stories for the first time today and asked not to be shamed for their decisions.

# choice - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests
# U-turn
# U-turn

Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests

Oct 5th 2016, 5:44 PM 12,472 Views 128 Comments

The minister of science and higher education said the protests have “caused us to think and taught us humility”.

# choice - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin
# Abortion Rights Campaign
# Abortion Rights Campaign

Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin

Sep 18th 2016, 6:03 PM 16,041 Views 169 Comments

The Abortion Rights Campaign said its posters were removed in Rathmines and in some areas in the city centre.

# choice - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Pope laments that children are being taught that gender is a choice
# Closed-door Remarks
# Closed-door Remarks

Pope laments that children are being taught that gender is a choice

Aug 2nd 2016, 8:10 PM 15,934 Views 132 Comments

The Pope blamed what he called “ideological colonising” by “very influential countries”.

# choice - Monday 25 July, 2016

'Snubbing Barca for Man City was the best decision for me'
# Choice
From The42
# Choice

'Snubbing Barca for Man City was the best decision for me'

Jul 25th 2016, 12:15 AM 14,210 Views 6 Comments

The Spain forward moved to the Etihad Stadium for £13.8 million in June.

# choice - Friday 4 March, 2016

Half of Irish people think freer abortion access should be priority for next government
# Choice
# Choice

Half of Irish people think freer abortion access should be priority for next government

Mar 4th 2016, 10:00 AM 13,579 Views 255 Comments

Almost three quarters of the people polled think there should be a referendum to allow the people to vote on the Eighth amendment.

# choice - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

These are the Choice Music Prize Irish songs of the year for 2015
# Over To You
# Over To You

These are the Choice Music Prize Irish songs of the year for 2015

Jan 27th 2016, 1:30 PM 13,842 Views 28 Comments

The final winner will be announced at Vicar Street in March.

# choice - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

What were your favourite TV shows and films of the year? Here are our picks
# Best Of 2015
# Best Of 2015

What were your favourite TV shows and films of the year? Here are our picks

Dec 29th 2015, 8:00 PM 21,992 Views 83 Comments

Tell us your choices in the comments.

# choice - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Here's why everybody's talking about abortion today
# Roisin Ingle
From The Daily Edge
# Roisin Ingle

Here's why everybody's talking about abortion today

Sep 12th 2015, 3:24 PM 6,634 Views 7 Comments

“I am not a bad person. I am not a murderer”.

# choice - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Thousands turn out for pro-life rally in Dublin as website hacked
# Abortion
# Abortion

Thousands turn out for pro-life rally in Dublin as website hacked

Jul 4th 2015, 5:30 PM 32,442 Views 552 Comments

A counter rally has also been organised by pro-choice activists to coincide with the march.

# choice - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Sexual consent needs to be legally defined: 'Not doing so isolates and silences victims'
# Sexual Offence
# Sexual Offence

Sexual consent needs to be legally defined: 'Not doing so isolates and silences victims'

Apr 23rd 2015, 9:59 AM 7,886 Views 39 Comments

RCNI recommends a definition similar to that adopted in England and Wales be introduced to a new sexual offences Bill.

# choice - Friday 6 March, 2015

6 reasons why you should be listening to The Gloaming, NOW
# Samhradh Samhradh
From The Daily Edge
# Samhradh Samhradh

6 reasons why you should be listening to The Gloaming, NOW

Mar 6th 2015, 10:22 AM 3,344 Views 2 Comments

Their wonderful album has won the Choice Music Prize.

# choice - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Pics: Pro-choice activists protest Spanish abortion plans at embassy in Dublin
# Abortion
# Abortion

Pics: Pro-choice activists protest Spanish abortion plans at embassy in Dublin

Feb 8th 2014, 4:30 PM 12,185 Views 263 Comments

Draft legislation published by the Spanish government would make access to abortion more restricted in the country, with groups saying it will force women to go abroad for terminations.

# choice - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Dublin woman celebrates her 80th birthday by getting a tattoo... of sweet peas
# YOLO
# YOLO

Dublin woman celebrates her 80th birthday by getting a tattoo... of sweet peas

Oct 27th 2013, 1:55 PM 28,288 Views 50 Comments

Nora McLoughlin said her reason for getting it is simple: life is for living.

# choice - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?

Sep 26th 2013, 9:23 AM 12,767 Views 174 Comments

A man in Canada recorded a video eight days before he died asking for the laws on assisted suicide to be changed – what’s your view?

# choice - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Column: Transgender people should have the right to change their birth certificate
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Transgender people should have the right to change their birth certificate

May 23rd 2013, 8:00 PM 644 Views 118 Comments

While most of us take for granted having a passport or birth certificate in our own name, transgender people must face awkward questions when they are asked to provide identification – this shouldn’t be the case, writes Aengus Ó Snodaigh.

# choice - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Column: No woman has an abortion on a whim
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: No woman has an abortion on a whim

May 21st 2013, 7:00 AM 327 Views 194 Comments

Stitch up the X Case’s dangling loopholes and then hold a referendum to legalise abortion in Ireland – because no woman wants an abortion just for the hell of it, writes Carol Redmond.

# choice - Saturday 4 May, 2013

'I'd rather not talk about it until I have to decide what to do' - McIlroy on Olympics choice
# Choice
From The42
# Choice

'I'd rather not talk about it until I have to decide what to do' - McIlroy on Olympics choice

May 4th 2013, 3:34 PM 1,387 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, the Northern Irishman is currently three shots behind leader Phil Mickelson at Quail Hollow.

# choice - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Column: Pope Benedict saw sense by retiring early, John Paul II should have too
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Pope Benedict saw sense by retiring early, John Paul II should have too

Feb 17th 2013, 7:00 AM 87 Views 62 Comments

We need a pope that will listen to the wider church and wider world, writes Fr Seamus Ahearne, who reflects on the previous two popes’ achievements and failures.

# choice - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre
# Abortion
# Abortion

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march in Dublin city centre

Sep 29th 2012, 7:36 PM 17,912 Views 332 Comments

‘Several thousand’ people are believed to have taken part in the march which called on the government to change Ireland’s abortion laws.

# choice - Monday 10 September, 2012

Column: ‘I often wonder whether I’d be here, if abortion had been legal’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘I often wonder whether I’d be here, if abortion had been legal’

Sep 10th 2012, 7:06 AM 784 Views 208 Comments

Sean Rooney was adopted as a baby in 1993. In a different country he might never have been born, he writes – but that doesn’t mean women shouldn’t have a choice.

# choice - Saturday 3 March, 2012

GPs urged to display price lists
# Doctor Fees
# Doctor Fees

GPs urged to display price lists

Mar 3rd 2012, 9:15 AM 2,524 Views 20 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation recommended last year that all its members should introduce price lists – but not all GPs are yet doing it.

# choice - Monday 20 February, 2012

The burning question*: Self-service checkouts - evil or not?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Self-service checkouts - evil or not?

Feb 20th 2012, 11:41 AM 7,516 Views 93 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# choice - Monday 13 February, 2012

The burning question*: Tea or coffee?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Tea or coffee?

Feb 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 5,992 Views 68 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)