With regards to low voter turnout both in a recent constitutional referendum and the yearly Sabbatical elections, you can find below an ever-expanding list of suggestions to reform the TCDSU and other SUs. Any Trinity College Dublin student can comment on this document within Google Docs. We are happy to announce that the TCDSU’s new proposed constitution will eliminate 1.4, the apolitical clause.
Students4Change Welcomes TCDSU’s Decision To Remove Apoliticism from the Constitution Following Lobbying
We are very pleased to announce that the Union Forum of TCDSU has accepted a proposal written by our Chairperson László Molnárfi and LGBTQ+ Rights Officer of the union Jenny Maguire to modify the apolitical clause in the upcoming constitutional referendum. Clause 1.4. in the TCDSU’s Constitution is a bureaucratic barrier to represent students, especially…
We encourage all Students4Change members and interested students to run for office. #Reform, #Repoliticise, #Radicalise student unions and the student movement.
An interesting video on the topic and on the issues facing our union is a recording of the The Hist’s debate on ‘This House Has No Faith in the SU’.