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Cllr Gavin Corbett

Budget choices

Edinburgh still faces stark budget choices for its future says Gavin Corbett. In normal times, the city council would have set its budget for…

Alison Johnstone MSP

Flexibility and value

Alison Johnstone reflects on International Women’s Day. On International Women’s Day I reflected that so much of the work done by women is often…

Alison Johnstone MSP

Health strains

Getting social care right is vital for improved hospital experiences, argues Alison Johnstone. It was revealed earlier this month that the percentage of people…

Alison Johnstone MSP

Feeling the heat

The Australian bushfires cast a critical light on fossil fuel obsessions in the UK, says Alison Johnstone. The bushfires in Australia have been a…

Cllr Gavin Corbett

Tactical voting

The 2019 general election should put to bed fruitless arguments about “vote-splitting” says Gavin Corbett. Of the many dispiriting things about the UK election…

Alison Johnstone MSP

A gift of hope

Christmas is time for hope, says Alison Johnstone. Amid all the glittering lights and parties, the festive period can be pretty stressful. This year,…