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Brianna Parkins: 'Why did I bother becoming a Rose if I’m that much of a feminist? Because you can be both, and many Roses are.' Photograph: Perry Duffin

There’s no rule book on becoming a minor international controversy. Last August, after I called for a referendum on abortion and segued into a samba a(...)

The new Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney has said it is not her place to speak on the issue of abortion.

The new Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney has said it is not her place to speak on the issue of abortion. The Chicago Rose would not be drawn on comm(...)

Sydney Rose Brianna Parkins: called for the repeal of the Eighth amendment to the Constitution on abortion.

Rose of Tralee chief executive Anthony O’Gara has said he disagrees with the stance taken by the chair of the judging panel that there is no place for(...)

Rose of Tralee 2016: Chicago Rose Maggie McEldowney onstage in the Festival Dome, Tralee  on Tuesday night. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

The Chicago Rose Maggie McEldowney was crowned the Rose of Tralee 2016 on Tuesday night. The 27-year-old Chicago native works as director of develo(...)

Australia’s prime minister Malcolm Turnbull (left) and Labor leader Bill Shorten at their first televised debate in Sydney, on May 13th. Most observers thought Shorten won. Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP via Reuters

Dog whistling made its expected appearance in week two of Australia’s longest election campaign in 50 years. The source – immigration minister Peter(...)