A corner of the hall at the Green Fair in Penicuik 14th April 2018
It wasn’t as quiet as this all the time!
OBSCENE BONUS SHOWS WHY WE NEED A NEW APPROACH TO HOUSEBUILDING
Most people in Midlothian are familiar with Persimmon Homes. They
Green health spokesperson Alison Johnstone has written to Health Secretary Shona Robison highlighting NHS figures showing GP practices in the most deprived ten per cent of Scottish communities get £3.79 more funding per patient than those in the least deprived.
The illustration below shows the European Convention of Human Rights.
#TheresaMay plans to scrap these by 2020. This must NOT happen!
As a politician, how does it make you feel passing a person begging on the street?
Patrick Harvie, co-convener of the Scottish Greens: Empathy for the person themselves, but I also feel ashamed of our society for allowing the chronically unequal distribution of resources, of opportunities and of hope.
This week, I spoke in a debate about a disability delivery plan. The government’s
Amid all the big disagreements in Scottish politics, there are still some areas of common ground. From arch Brexiteers to committed Europeans, from Union flag wavers to those still wearing Yes badges, and from austerity cheerleaders on the Tory benches to left-leaners who passionately believe in a new economic vision for the country; pretty much everyone agrees about one thing. We have a woefully low level of productivity.
We can look at our low productivity and say