Last week, Minister for Health Leo Varadkar gave an interview to the Irish Independent, which makes for unsettling reading. In it, he speaks of how increasing the resources allocated to hospitals would actually lead to a worse service overall, as …
Ruane launches crowd-funding campaign to subsidise Seanad bid
She is running on “a platform of education, childcare and access – be that access to fair pay, mental health services, healthcare or equal opportunities.”
The language of recovery
Eóin Ó Murchú examines the problems with framing the national economy in the medical terminology of recovery.
Candidates continue to announce for Trinity constituency in Seanad election
Ed Davitt is the latest candidate to announce for the Trinity panel.
Students flock to garda stations to ensure their place on register of electors
President of the USI, Kevin Donoghue, strongly supported the show of strength from students
Relief for student voters as election date expected to be announced for Friday 26 February
The Taoiseach is set to publicly announce the decision on Wednesday, following weeks of rumoured coalition discord on the topic
USI #MakeASmartVote hustings roadshow comes to Trinity
Students issued questions, but lack of manifestos meant no concrete answers
The Union of Students in Ireland this evening brought their general election hustings to the Robert Emmet theatre. After similar events in UCC and NUIG, Trinity played host to a selection of representatives from across the political spectrum. Labour’s Joanna …
The Union of Students in Ireland unveils the ‘Tinder of Politics’
The USI hopes that Smartvote will help students to engage with politics and make a smart choice in the General Election
The Union of Students in Ireland have partnered with Smartvote, a website referred to as ‘the Tinder of politics.’ Smartvote went live today.
The website asks the voter a series of questions on policy areas which include housing, the …