Have We Learned Nothing???

Have We Learned Nothing???

If you thought the white supremacist/nationalist movement was unique to the United States, think again.  This weekend, some 60,000 people marched in Warsaw, Poland, celebrating Poland’s Independence Day, flying in from various points in Europe:  Slovakia, Sweden,...
The Free Movement of People

The Free Movement of People

Free movement of people within the European Union came about via the Treaty of Maastricht in 1992. Which also came about from the earlier 1957 Treaty establishing the European Economic Community (EEC) and concerned the free movement of workers and of establishment of...
Camerons Austerity

Camerons Austerity

So the reality of the conservatives budget and new policies has finally sunk in, disabled screwed, young screwed ,large families screwed, public workers screwed, foreign workers screwed, scots screwed, welsh screwed and on and on and on. The enormity of these cuts and...
Turning Oppression into Opportunity

Turning Oppression into Opportunity

Last Thursday night was not your typical Thursday night for me as I was attending the second of two discussion events titled “This is Glasgow: Turning oppression into opportunity for refugees.” The first of these events took place on Monday 15th June at...
Migration and Loss

Migration and Loss

A father from Afghanistan wanted to reunite his son with the rest of his family living in Scotland. But the British government denied him a family reunification visa. Under the Home Office’s new laws, to be granted indefinite leave to remain, dependent relatives...