Sex & Relationships

The 8th Amendment repealed – what’s changed?

Alice Matty and Donncha Murphy explore the history of abortion legislation in Ireland, and reflect on its social impact over the last 70 years


With the celebration of Trinity News’ 70th edition, we reflect on how the social context and political landscape of Ireland has changed over the last 70 years. Ireland, and how we construct our relationships today, looks almost unrecognisable to

Arts & Culture

100 years in Athens

Donncha Murphy makes the historical and cultural case for why Athens is even better than Rome, the Greek party islands and last year’s Percy Jackson musical

As a travel destination, Athens might be the ultimate sufferer of middle-child syndrome. It is eclipsed by the pearly sand and white-washed architecture of its brother islands in the Adriatic. Its classical and historical limelight has been snagged by its