A lament for a stolen bike

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Fionn Rogan mourns the theft of his bike and the society that let it happen.

Troubled Waters

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In the wake of John Waters’ resignation from The Irish Times, Conor McGlynn cautions against instituting a new era of censorship in Ireland.

News: In Brief

Young People

Our news writers round up the best of this week’s news stories from youth deprivation to the College re-brand.

Campus building for Catholic institute opened despite opposition

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New building for the controversial Loyola Institute opened.

The Phil have distorted the real story about the Nick Griffin affair

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Manus Lenihan, former TN Comment Editor, who helped to campaign against the Phil inviting Nick Griffin to speak in Trinity, gives his side of the story in response to recent claims. In 2010, 214 million people around the world lived outside of their country of origin. Most were forced to leave because of economic and […]

Trinity has hired 70 JobBridge interns

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Catherine Healy News Editor 70 JobBridge interns have worked for periods of up to nine months in College since August 2011, Trinity News has learned. Out of the 70 interns that have commenced internships with Trinity through the programme, 25 are currently active in their placements. To date, only 15 interns have obtained employment within […]

Students spark controversy over publication of illegal drug recipe

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Catherine Healy News Editor Study lists readily available products for use in “clandestine” manufacturing of mephedrone Scholars supervised by Trinity academic, say they take “inspiration from Breaking Bad” Editors of the Trinity Student Medical Journal (TSMJ) have been ordered to withdraw the publication after it published step-by-step instructions on making mephedrone from commercially available products. […]

Socialists threaten to sabotage Phil recruitment drive

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James Prendergast Deputy News Editor – Contentious dispute reignites after Phil debates re-inviting BNP leader to Trinity – SWSS meeting criticises “white upper/middle class” and “radical right-wing” Phil members; society responds Trinity Socialist Worker Student Society (SWSS) is planning to discourage students from joining the University Philosophical Society (Phil) during Freshers’ Week. At a meeting last […]

“Back out of my life”: Panti is honoured by Trinity societies

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Hannah Beresford Staff Writer There are very few people in this day and age who can claim to have touched millions with no more than the power of their oratory. Panti Bliss, alter ego of Rory O’Neill, is one of those few. Always an outspoken figure, she shot to international prominence in recent weeks following […]

In the name of the father

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Rachel Lavin pleads the case of the father and his right to equality in the home.

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