Editorial

Editorial

The Government is Making All the Right Sounds on Third-Level Funding

There may be signs of government consensus on funding, but clever rhetoric from a taoiseach in his honeymoon period will get old fast.
Editorial

No, Farage Should Not Get a Medal. But He Should Be Invited to Speak

Completely rescinding the invitation to Nigel Farage would only play into the narrative that students can’t cope with hearing incendiary views.
Editorial

Silencing the Other Side is Never a Substitute for Good Arguments

The decision to remove pro-life posters will alienate people where good arguments could convince them.
Editorial

Students Are Frustrated and Angry. They Need Places to Air Their Concerns

The issues facing chemistry students show there are still hurdles in Trinity stopping students from raising their concerns.
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Far from Inevitable, the Consent Success Came From a Concerted Student Effort

Allowing students to get involved in campaigns who aren't in the union will ensure success from future campaigns.
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UCDSU is What Happens When Apathy Prevails in Student Elections

Students in UCD need to consider what kind of leader they want to take them into a repeal referendum.
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Trinity’s New Conservative Publication Isn’t Off to a Promising Start

The Burkean Journal will have to be a bit more nuanced if it is to be worthy of Edmund Burke’s name.
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USI Can Represent Postgraduates Effectively Without Outlay for a New Officer

While USI can certainly improve on its efforts to represent postgraduates, the union already has the experience and expertise to do so without establishing a new position.
Editorial

USI’s Demand to be Heard Represents a Much-Needed Shift

The national representative union has been too afraid to shout loudly for fear that it would lose its seat at the table – with no real results.
Editorial

NUIG’s Failure to Appoint a Female President Turns Attention to Next Opportunity

Given its track record, Trinity could now well be the first university in Ireland to elect a female head.