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We Must Remember The Positives of European Union Membership

Emer Gerrard argues that young people benefit hugely from membership of the EU and so are the ones who must fight for it.
By Emer Gerrard
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In the Battle for Attention, US Elections will Always Beat Irish Ones

Megan McDermott analyses the US elections and their far greater appeal.
By Megan McDermott
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Hypocrisy of Eighth Amendment Highlighted by Northern Irish Abortion Ruling

Daniel McCarron discusses the Belfast High Court's landmark ruling on abortion and how it relates to the Republic's current laws.
By Daniel McCarron
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Ireland’s Anti-Establishment Movement May Appeal More to Young People than Traditional Parties

Simon Foy explores the disillusionment with traditional Irish parties and how it may shape the new Dáil.
By Simon Foy
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SmartVote Demands Greater Accountability from Irish Politicians

Loic Delorme explores the new information site for Irish politics.
By Loic Delorme
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Student Elections Matter, Even if Not for All the Right Reasons

Even if you dislike everything about the TCDSU elections and the associated madness, there may still be one policy, person, or funky t-shirt that speaks to you.
By Ellen Orchard
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Higher Education Needs To Be Talked About By Party Leaders

Christopher McMahon argues that higher education is too important an issue not to be discussed by party leaders, following the televised debate last night.
By Christopher McMahon
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We Must Forge a Community Where Predatory Behaviour is Condemned

Kate Lawler argues that consent workshops are an integral element of a university's approach to sexual assault.
By Kate Lawler
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Excessive Medicating is Not the Solution to Mental Illness

Using medicine to treat a physical problem, such as a broken limb or an infection, is an effective way of solving problems, but it's a different story when psychological issues come into play.
By Anna Belitskaya
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Medicating my Depression was a Lifesaver

For Mental Health Week, Anna Moran discusses her experiences with medication and the way in which it changed her life.
By Anna Moran