When addressing the subject of freedom of speech, there are several quotes to choose from. Voltaire, Churchill and Orwell have all offered their thoughts on the matter, but this article will begin with Benjamin Franklin’s: “Without freedom of thought, there can be no such thing as wisdom; and no such thing as public liberty, without […]
Trinity College Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) has passed a number of motions at their most recent Council. One of these motions is to support the ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD). The motion was proposed by Ciarán O’Rourke, a PhD student from the English Department. It was […]
Ciaran O’Rourke of the Apartheid-Free Campus Campaign makes the case for boycotting research that contributes to the oppression of the Palestinian people.