Herald and STV able to cut staffing after outsourcing their Health Correspondent role on a rotational basis to Labour and Tories. NHS Scotland spending 0.46% of budget on overtime while English nurses do it unpaid!

Herald and STV able to cut staffing after outsourcing their Health Correspondent role on a rotational basis to Labour and Tories. NHS Scotland spending 0.46% of budget on overtime while English nurses do it unpaid!

In an almost identical replica of their 9th February report, ‘NHS spent almost £500K a day on agency staff, report shows’ the Herald gave us today: ‘Concerns raised over NHS Scotland’s £26 million bill for nurses’ overtime. Health boards across the country shelled out...
Donald Trump’s nuclear war threat, satiric video

Donald Trump’s nuclear war threat, satiric video

This 23 February 2018 satiric animation by Mark Fiore from the USA says about itself: Buster the Little Nuke While we’ve all been watching dueling memos, unhinged tweets and stock market dips, the Trump administration is quietly brining us closer to nuclear war. But...
Does Your Friend Own a Gun?

Does Your Friend Own a Gun?

In 2003 I moved to upstate New York and lived there for a little more than two years.  Unlike the teeming metropolis we see in Spider-Man movies with bumper to bumper streets and sidewalks, upstate looked like a scene from a Norman Rockwell painting.  Sprawling farms,...