This is what a Billion buys you

This is what a Billion buys you

I work in the public sector, like thousands of others across Scotland. We are not well paid and we don’t have gold plated pensions, contrary to what the right wing yoon media say. We have also suffered as far as wage growth goes since 2008, while wages in the private...
There are times

There are times

I don’t often, if at all, blog about certain subjects. I rarely talk about religion, terrorists or horrific events such as the recent fire in London. One of the main reasons is that some things are just too horrible for me to get into a blame game about, where my...
We Shall Not Be DUPed

We Shall Not Be DUPed

Available FREE on iTunes and Podbean On this episode of Ungagged, introduced by Neil Scott, Em Dehaney and Debra Torrance both discuss the Grenfell tragedy, Tommy Ball talks about the former state of Yugoslavia, and John Andrew Hird will be making his Ungagged debut...
The Tories are Laughing at us Again

The Tories are Laughing at us Again

There are still bodies in the burnt out shell of Grenfell tower and the Conservatives are actually laughing that they managed to keep the cap on public sector workers’ pay. What is more frustrating is that we are taking it. Listening to the news this afternoon I hear...