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Trinity and Age-Old Elitism

James Shaw questions why Trinity is often stereotyped as elitist and explores how this perception is being challenged.
By James Shaw
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The Quest for a “New” Politics

From Lynn Ruane to Jeremy Corbyn, unconventional is popular as voters look for something new.
By Tom Myatt
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To Run a Large Society, We Pay a High Price

Olly Donnelly argues that providing financial remuneration to presidents of major societies would open the positions to more people.
By Olly Donnelly
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Steps We Must Take to Repeal the Eighth

Laura Harmon discusses what must be done in the repeal the eighth campaign.
By Laura Harmon
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Trinity Must Provide Careers Services to All Students

Regardless of tight budgets, maintaining and filling these positions should be a priority for College.
By Aisling Curtis
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You Won’t Believe What Clickbait Might Do

As clickbait continues to grow online, what does the future hold for Internet content?
By Colm O’Donnell
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Forcing Parents Out of Education, Childcare Costs Are Too High

James Shaw says that high childcare costs in Ireland are forcing parents out of education and work.
By James Shaw
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For Ireland, It’s the Actual US Election Period that Matters Far More than Who Gets President

From the President to the entertainment industry, its the US election period that influences the rest of the world.
By Olly Donnelly
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Universities, Not Government, Must Act to Resolve the Student-housing Crisis

Purpose-built student housing is the way forward.
By Daniel O'Brien
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Should We Worry About Student Drug Use?

75% of Trinity respondents to the National Student Drug Survey said they have used illegal drugs. Is it time for Trinity to improve its drug policy, or is this just students having fun?
By Aisling Curtis