A time for change?

Last night’s Hist debate on whether or not the two state solution between Israel and Palestine should be abandoned promised to be an intense one, and it certainly did not disappoint. After going through the usual society business, everyone settled down to listen to what was an intriguing debate.   The proposition argued that a […]

EU Ambassador to US addresses Hist Inaugural on the future of Europe

On Monday, the stoic splendour of Trinity’s Exam Hall paid host to the annual Hist Inaugural, the subject of which was Hist Auditor Ronan Mac Giolla Rua’s paper entitled “The Future of the European Union”. Over one hundred and fifty attendees packed out the venue to hear several esteemed guests react to Mac Giolla Rua’s remarks. […]

Societies announce guest speakers for upcoming year

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin and singer-songwriter Kesha are among the guests due to visit some of Trinity’s biggest societies this year.   Dates have been confirmed for some of the guests, with others still to be confirmed.   Among Trinity College Law Society’s (Law Soc) confirmed guests are Dean Strang, the defence attorney for Steven […]

Hist panel on future of LGBTQ movement says Republic must help Northern Ireland achieve marriage equality

Una Mullaly claims that it is “a fallacy” to believe that the Republic has done all that it can now that the marriage equality referendum has been passed

Hist bare all with opening debate of the year

Hist welcome popular Irish comedian Katherine Lynch for ‘Free the Nipple’ debate.

Hist committee divided amid allegations of bullying

The committee split made public this week has allegedly pitted five officers against the auditor and one other officer.

Tom Curran calls for legalisation of assisted suicide at Hist debate

Motion in favour of the right to die is passed by a majority of society members.

Hist debate sparks lively discussion on role of Gardaí

Adina Sulemane reviews last night’s Hist debate on the role of the Gardaí.

Trans* inclusion policy adopted for Trinity debating competition

Efforts underway to better include trans* debaters


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