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Healthy, happy bairns

Alison Johnstone writes about Scottish Greens’ commitment to play-based learning at kindergarten for three to six year-olds before starting formal primary education.


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Councillor report

March 2021 Council Report

Green councillors have been busy working to implement a Green recovery budget in Edinburgh Council. As children and young people return to in-person teaching, Councillors are working hard to make schools safer and more accessible.


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Imposter syndrome

On BBC Leaders’ Debate this week…


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Infographic aide-mémoire

A whistle-stop tour through some recent Green wins in the Scottish Parliament.


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‘Before that set to…’

Lorna looks up Patrick on Question Time – not bad!


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A special day for mountain hares

Alison Johnstone tells the story of the campaign to stop the unrestricted slaughter of Scotland’s mountain hares.


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February 2021 Council Report

Councillors are preparing for COP26 in Glasgow later this year, supporting residents in low-income housing with rent freezes, and working hard to keep Edinburgh a safe and healthy place to live.


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Debate practice

Scary stuff this – Lorna muses over the prospect of her first debate on air.


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My favourite subject

Lorna’s been invited to give a guest lecture for students at Napier University.


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Safe home, solid foundation

Investment in social housing should be a key part of a green recovery and will help tackle child poverty too, argues Alison Johnstone.