A right danger!

Carole Ewart on the challenges and tasks ahead in defending human rights.

Economics for the 99%

John McDonnell explains his economic roadshows.

Remembering what the NHS is for

Graham Watt explains why all is not well for general practice in the NHS.

Holyrood or Hollywood?

Patrick Phillips recounts his surreal visit to our elected national chamber.

Trump – populist, racist, sexist but not…

Gerry Friedman on where Trump’s populism comes from.

Putting politics back to people

Dave Watson says local democracy is under pressure from Tory austerity and Scottish Government centralisation.

For people’s local democracy

Phil McGarry outlines what progressive councils should be doing .

Make democracy local

Willie Sullivan considers what local democracy should look like.

Castro and Cuba

Colin Fox looks at the achievements and legacy of Castro.

Sanders, Clinton and Trump

Gerry Friedman surveys the wreckage and coming battles in the Disunited States of America.