“Will Scottish civil society be strong enough to resist dangerous escalations, waged not in the name of the ordinary citizens of China or Scotland, but in the name of competition for wealth and power?”
“There are of course things that any government, even those lacking many formal foreign policy powers, can do to help the Palestinians.”
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“The gradual lifting of lockdown may well spell a new dawn for protest movements, as they struggle for their very right to demand change in a pandemic-ravaged social order.”
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“A more defensive and authoritarian stance from the US and UK states against the anti-bomb movement is growing.”
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“As the UK Government doubles down on its ambition to assert state power at home and across the globe, it is all the more necessary for the left to demand that Scottish independence presents a real and genuine alternative.”