Take Note – this is what we are about!

We reprint from the back cover of the first edition of Scottish Left Review (September/October 2000), the founding statement.

100 editions down – here’s to next 100!

Scottish Left Review interviewed its founding stalwart, Bob Thomson, on the past, present and future of the magazine.

Constituting Scotland

We reprint in full and unchanged from issue number two (Dec 2000), Tom Nairn debating Scotland's future.

Eyewitness report from Quito, Ecuador

Jennifer Bonnar & Chris Ruddy recount their travels in Ecuador, after several months teaching English in the south.

Jean-Luc Mélenchon – A French Jeremy Corbyn

Daniel Brillet explains why an old left figure has found new friends and supporters

Book Review

Sean Sheehan reviews Tariq Ali's 'The Dilemmas of Lenin: Terrorism, War, Empire, Love, Revolution'.

Book Review

Jackie Bergson reviews the documentary about 'Sleaford Mods', the fifth most listened to band at Glastonbury.

Vladimir McTavish’s A KICK UP THE TABLOIDS


Vladimir McTavish on the three-day rollercoaster of emotions for millions of left-leaning Scots.

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