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#maria walsh

# maria-walsh - Friday 15 July, 2022

European Commission takes Hungary to court over LGBTQ law
# Pushback
# Pushback

European Commission takes Hungary to court over LGBTQ law

Jul 15th 2022, 11:54 AM 10,421 Views 12 Comments

Hungary’s so-called ‘anti-paedophilia’ law bans the “promotion” of homosexuality and gender reassignment to under-18s.

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Watch our LIVE event: The EU and You - how young Irish people can prosper as citizens of Europe
# The Journal Live
# The Journal Live

Watch our LIVE event: The EU and You - how young Irish people can prosper as citizens of Europe

Jun 15th 2022, 8:15 PM 5,707 Views 3 Comments

Our youth audience heard from MEPs and European expert on how they work – and challenged them on how EU should tackle issues such as climate change.

# maria-walsh - Saturday 9 October, 2021

What led to the 2019 Fine Gael MEP migration vote?
# The Good Info Project
# The Good Info Project

What led to the 2019 Fine Gael MEP migration vote?

Oct 9th 2021, 7:30 AM 13,709 Views 15 Comments

In October 2019, 290 MEPs voted against resuming search and rescue efforts in the Mediterranean. Four were Fine Gael MEPs. What was behind that vote?

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

MEP Maria Walsh condemns 'bigotry' of US St Patrick's Day parade for banning beauty queen
# Madison L’insalata
# Madison L’insalata

MEP Maria Walsh condemns 'bigotry' of US St Patrick's Day parade for banning beauty queen

Mar 4th 2020, 9:21 AM 53,015 Views 86 Comments

Madison L’Insalata publicly came out as bisexual over the weekend.

# maria-walsh - Friday 25 October, 2019

MEP Maria Walsh defends voting down move to enhance rescue operations for migrants
# Maria Walsh
# Maria Walsh

MEP Maria Walsh defends voting down move to enhance rescue operations for migrants

Oct 25th 2019, 9:25 AM 44,266 Views 73 Comments

The European Parliament rejected the vote asking member states to step up efforts to save asylum seekers making the crossing.

# maria-walsh - Sunday 7 July, 2019

First week on the job: We checked in with some of Ireland's new MEPs to see how they are getting on
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

First week on the job: We checked in with some of Ireland's new MEPs to see how they are getting on

Jul 7th 2019, 9:30 AM 23,795 Views 34 Comments

Committee memberships, travel woes and accidentally calling the fire department. All in a week’s work.

# maria-walsh - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Facebook ads for website targeting Maria Walsh deemed not to break community standards
# Eu Elections
# Eu Elections

Facebook ads for website targeting Maria Walsh deemed not to break community standards

May 23rd 2019, 6:43 PM 31,059 Views 51 Comments

Fine Gael has asked Facebook and Google to remove the ads.

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Fine Gael complains to Facebook over ads for website targeting Maria Walsh and 'the homosexual lifestyle'
# Ep2019
# Ep2019

Fine Gael complains to Facebook over ads for website targeting Maria Walsh and 'the homosexual lifestyle'

May 22nd 2019, 11:07 PM 43,081 Views 104 Comments

The website is designed to look like a campaign site in favour of the Walsh’s candidacy but instead casts her in a negative light.

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

As it happened: Here's how Pat Kenny's big Euro elections debate played out
Live May 15th 2019, 11:45 PM

As it happened: Here's how Pat Kenny's big Euro elections debate played out

# maria-walsh - Friday 22 February, 2019

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh selected as MEP candidate for Fine Gael
# Europe
# Europe

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh selected as MEP candidate for Fine Gael

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:00 PM 45,518 Views 84 Comments

Walsh won the Rose of Tralee in 2014.

# maria-walsh - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Former Rose of Tralee winner Maria Walsh seeks to run as an MEP candidate for Fine Gael
# Rose Of MEP
# Rose Of MEP

Former Rose of Tralee winner Maria Walsh seeks to run as an MEP candidate for Fine Gael

Feb 10th 2019, 10:52 AM 51,572 Views 112 Comments

She seeks to run in the Midlands/North-West constituency.

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh will be taking the helm of the TV3 Toy Show this year
# The Competition
# The Competition

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh will be taking the helm of the TV3 Toy Show this year

Nov 4th 2015, 9:29 PM 21,584 Views 27 Comments

She will be accompanied by TV3 regular Brian Ormond.

# maria-walsh - Monday 17 August, 2015

Here's what happened when we interviewed the Rose of Tralee entirely in emoji
# So Emoji
From The Daily Edge
# So Emoji

Here's what happened when we interviewed the Rose of Tralee entirely in emoji

Aug 17th 2015, 7:30 PM 8,744 Views 2 Comments

Things got emojional.

# maria-walsh - Saturday 8 August, 2015

The Rose of Tralee is running and cycling 242k to the festival this year
# Trek2Tralee
# Trek2Tralee

The Rose of Tralee is running and cycling 242k to the festival this year

Aug 8th 2015, 9:15 AM 24,050 Views 20 Comments

And she wants your help.

# maria-walsh - Friday 29 May, 2015

George Hook went on the Late Late and danced like a gangster
# Make It Stop
# Make It Stop

George Hook went on the Late Late and danced like a gangster

May 29th 2015, 11:21 PM 27,937 Views 35 Comments

He’ll do himself a mischief with this carry on.

# maria-walsh - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Rose of Tralee bewitches everyone in the country on the Late Late
# Maria You Gotta See Her
From The Daily Edge
# Maria You Gotta See Her

Rose of Tralee bewitches everyone in the country on the Late Late

Sep 6th 2014, 1:28 PM 8,405 Views 1 Comment

“On a Sunday what else is there to do except come out?”

# maria-walsh - Friday 5 September, 2014

What to watch on TV tonight: Friday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Friday

Sep 5th 2014, 5:35 PM 3,324 Views 1 Comment

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

When lovely girls are lovely no more: Rose of Tralee chairman hits out at Fr Ted jibes
# Down With This Sort Of Thing
# Down With This Sort Of Thing

When lovely girls are lovely no more: Rose of Tralee chairman hits out at Fr Ted jibes

Sep 5th 2014, 12:29 PM 25,473 Views 92 Comments

The organiser has taken aim at “boorish nonsense from uninformed opinion writers”.

# maria-walsh - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland
# Equality
# Equality

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland

Aug 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 310 Views 202 Comments

Maria Walsh is a beautiful, smart, confident and normal young woman. She may change the hearts and minds of those who are wary of gay people.

# maria-walsh - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals that she's gay
# Lovely Girl
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Girl

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals that she's gay

Aug 24th 2014, 7:55 PM 107,283 Views 276 Comments

The Philadeliphia Rose says being gay is just ‘natural’.

# maria-walsh - Thursday 21 August, 2014

The Rose of Tralee did the Ice Bucket Challenge in her sash and tiara
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

The Rose of Tralee did the Ice Bucket Challenge in her sash and tiara

Aug 21st 2014, 12:01 PM 9,508 Views 1 Comment

In a fountain in Tralee town park, no less.

Half of everyone watching TV on Tuesday night tuned in to the Rose of Tralee
# Who's Watching It?
# Who's Watching It?

Half of everyone watching TV on Tuesday night tuned in to the Rose of Tralee

Aug 21st 2014, 8:34 AM 8,018 Views 46 Comments

Four out of ten people watching via online stream were following the show from abroad.

# maria-walsh - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Watch the new Rose of Tralee's brother react to her win from America
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Watch the new Rose of Tralee's brother react to her win from America

Aug 20th 2014, 4:20 PM 4,841 Views 0 Comments

You might say he was pleased.