Editorial

Editorial

Hist Accusations a Timely Reminder – Again – That Elitism Has Deep Roots in Trinity

Questionable relics of the past remain intact in many of Trinity’s societies – including, but not only, in the Hist.
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If Hospital Staff Are Heroes, Why Do Many Feel They’re a Government Afterthought?

Student nursing interns face a litany of unanswered questions, even as the government hails healthcare workers.
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An Accommodation Debacle That Showed Trinity’s Administration at its Worst

Trinity came in for ferocious criticism for turfing students out of its accommodation with scant notice.
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By Forcing Students to Leave, Trinity is Knowingly Throwing Them to the Winds

College’s decision to give its student residents so little notice of their eviction is hard to fathom.
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On Coronavirus, Trinity Has Done Well in New Waters – But Huge Hurdles Lie Ahead

Few of the certainties associated with College hold true in the present circumstances.
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The Burkean’s Cultural Warfare is Toxic – But USI’s Deputy Fanned the Flames

It’s hard to believe USI’s second in command was so willing to give up student names to a faceless body that said it wanted to ‘slap them around’.
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College Rents Have Become Toxic – and Universities Are Risking Their Reputations

University heads have employed a startlingly unrepentant tone on controversial campus rent increases.
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The College’s Athena SWAN Mix Up Betrays a Lack of Joined-up Thinking

A disconnect emerged this week between the vice-provost for equality and the strategic plan over the Athena SWAN award.
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Union Disengagement is a Cliche – But This Year Took the Biscuit

The number of students voting in this year’s TCDSU presidential election dropped by 25 per cent.
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TCDSU is Inherently Political – This Election Period Has Proved It

The national versus local divide has dominated this year’s presidential election campaign, and the idea of a political union has clearly won out.
By The Editorial Board