“Elite” universities have a narrow vision of the world

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Many “elite” institutions recruit from a narrow range of class backgrounds and give students a blinkered perspective on their future prospects

Health conscious or obsessed? The blurred line between healthy and control

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Alice Whelan discusses the recent #A4 waist challenge and other “health” trends

Mental health, spirituality and faith – in defense of the Catholic Church

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The benefits and positives that religion can provide are rarely highlighted in the mainstream media

Pinkwashing co­-opts LGBTQ progress to bolster the political establishment

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While the Yes vote was a victory for the LGBTQ community in Ireland, it is being used to entrench many other forms of oppression.

Power to the people? Reinstate 48 and Irish politics

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Just how useful could Article 48 be to Irish politics in the here and now?

Why the Yes to USI campaign failed

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Former auditor of the L&H Eoin MacLachlan outlines why UCD students chose to remain disaffiliated from the Union of Students in Ireland

The Political Passivity of the Trinity left

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Marooned in Trinity’s middle class campus culture, the Trinity left has lost its connection to real political movements, argues William Foley

The Easter Rising is worthy of more proper celebration

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Exposing the anti-republican, anti-nationalist agenda on the Easter Rising’s centenary

Why I won’t be celebrating the Easter Rising

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Focusing on the Rising itself gives us a blinkered view of history and betrays the unfinished cause of social revolution.

Are we going forward?

Seán Ó Deoráin analyses the current political landscape in the wake of the general election

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