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Iain Banks: the left loses a great supporter

Jun 10, 2013 1 Comment

RIP Iain Banks, a true supporter of the Scottish left

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Time to police this hopeonomics

Jun 13, 2012 Add a comment

The makey-upy statistics on how much a single police force will ‘save’ Scotland offers just one more example of ‘hopeonomics’ – accountants balance sheets comprising of ideology rather than numbers.

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Please, send us a signal that we don’t need to be on the Rich List to matter

Apr 30, 2012 Add a comment

As interest in local democracy falters while the position of the powerful in society becomes more powerful again, all set against a backdrop of powerful and influential millionaires, the rest of us need a signal from Scotland’s politicians that we still matter.

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