16 days against gender-based violence

Carole Ewart outlines the rationale of the on-theme articles

VLADIMIR McTAVISH’S KICK UP THE TABLOIDS

Copy deadlines dictate that I am writing this article more than a week in advance of the US presidential election. That aside, the timing of this edition’s theme could not have been more apt. The theme of marking sixteen days of activism against gender-based violence comes at a time when a high-profile court case frees a...

The Editor

Gregor Gall, reflects on the impact of party membership being back in vogue

Feedback

Maggie Chetty speaks out as a grassroots activist, keenly involved in the independence campaign over decades.

Poets’ page

Three political poems

VLADIMIR McTAVISH’S KICK UP THE TABLOIDS

Vladimir tries to understand why Labour is having a leadership election on the wrong side of the border.

Comment: Plus ça change

One of the key battle lines in the debate over the EU has been the ‘market’ versus the ‘masses’.

VLADIMIR McTAVISH’S KICK UP THE TABLOIDS

Brexit attempted to resolve a 20yrs split in the Tory Party and has resulted in Britain turning its back on mainland Europe.

Comment – All change & all stay the same

The Holyrood election was a boring campaign by and large, turnout was down compared to the referendum 85% vs 56%.

Feedback

Feedback on Trident from article in Issue 92 and update on TU response to the EU referendum.