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2018 content call out We want to hear from you!’s Executive Director on why we need to lower the voting age Ian talks about why it's important for 16 and 17 year olds to be able to vote

What I’ve learned about the Government’s 2040 plan Having listened to the Taoiseach's Project 2040 plan, Ronan wonders about building revenue and tax rates

Your exam results do not define you Bad results can knock your confidence, but don't let them bring you down

My experience of researching the 8th Amendment ahead of the referendum One reader talks about the different view points they've seen on both sides of the debate

My top 5 tips to relax when feeling anxious Switching off can be difficult when dealing with anxiety. Have you tried any of these ways to relax?

How school subjects reinforce gender stereotypes Why are some schools offered Home EC but not others? How does this reinforce gender stereotypes and career choices?

Bodily autonomy in Ireland today - is the personal now political? Katy talks about sharing stories on abortion rights, rape culture and LGBTI+ issues

Let’s talk about the upcoming Eighth Amendment referendum David talks about how Ireland has changed and his views on the upcoming referendum

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