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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'Using the phrase 'social abortions' to try to publicly shame us is not okay' Choice

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests U-turn

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Campaigners says posters advertising pro-choice march removed illegally in Dublin Abortion Rights Campaign

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Pope laments that children are being taught that gender is a choice Closed-door Remarks

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Half of Irish people think freer abortion access should be priority for next government Choice

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

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

From TheJournal.ie These are the Choice Music Prize Irish songs of the year for 2015 Over To You

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

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

From TheJournal.ie What were your favourite TV shows and films of the year? Here are our picks Best Of 2015

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

Tell us your choices in the comments.

Here's why everybody's talking about abortion today

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

From TheJournal.ie Thousands turn out for pro-life rally in Dublin as website hacked Abortion

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Sexual consent needs to be legally defined: 'Not doing so isolates and silences victims' Sexual Offence

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

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

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

Their wonderful album has won the Choice Music Prize.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Pro-choice activists protest Spanish abortion plans at embassy in Dublin Abortion This post contains images

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

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.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide? Poll This post contains a poll

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

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?

From TheJournal.ie Column: Transgender people should have the right to change their birth certificate Opinion

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie Column: No woman has an abortion on a whim Opinion

Column: No woman has an abortion on a whim

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.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Column: Pope Benedict saw sense by retiring early, John Paul II should have too Opinion

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre Abortion This post contains images

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Column: ‘I often wonder whether I’d be here, if abortion had been legal’ Opinion

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie GPs urged to display price lists Doctor Fees

GPs urged to display price lists

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

The burning question*: Self-service checkouts - evil or not? Work Can Wait This post contains a poll

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

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

The burning question*: Tea or coffee? Work Can Wait This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Tea or coffee?

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