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24th November 2016

International author rallies Scotland behind Basic Income revolut…

International author rallies Scotland behind Basic Income revolution Common Space  24.11.16   Campaigners gather to plan an overhaul of the welfare and work system in Scotland   Academi…
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24th November 2016

New homes scheme to increase affordable housing aims to build com…

New homes scheme to increase affordable housing aims to build community spirit in Maryhill Evening Times, by Caroline Wilson 24.11.16   A scheme which aims to increase affordable housing, cut fue…
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24th November 2016

Changing times

Changing times Daily Record 24.11.16   The Scottish League of Credit Unions has traditionally been the champion of the smallest, most local of credit unions. The kind that often operate out of a …
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24th November 2016

Still much progress to be made on land reform

Still much progress to be made on land reform Herald Scotland, by David Ross 24.11.16   Much has been made of Danish billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen being on course to become Scotland’s la…
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24th November 2016

Scottish Government anti-poverty tsar calls for tax rises

Scottish Government anti-poverty tsar calls for tax rises Press and Journal, by Andrew Liddle 24.11.16   The Scottish Government’s anti-poverty tsar has said taxes need to rise to tackle in…
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24th November 2016

The left must pledge to tame rampant capitalism and champion dive…

The left must pledge to tame rampant capitalism and champion diversity Herald Scotland, by Neal Ascherson 24.11.16   All over the world, left-wingers have their faces in their hands. (And by left…
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Senscot Bulletin
18th November 2016

Senscot Bulletin: 18.11.16

Dear members and friends, I’m sure Leonard Cohen would appreciate the irony of his departure – just as Trump won the election – perfect timing. Anyone familiar with thelyrics of &ls…
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18th November 2016

The SENs: Friday 18th November 2016

Today, Scottish Govt Third Sector Division hosts a session on the European Social Fund Tackling Poverty programmes. The session will provide details about Growing the Social Economy operations - inclu…
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Bulletin Articles
17th November 2016

Leonard Cohen dead: Canadian singer

Leonard Cohen dead: Canadian singer's heartbreaking final letter to dying muse Marianne Ihlen The Independant, by Clarisse Loughrey  17.11.16   Leonard Cohen penned a heartbreaking final let…
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17th November 2016

Common Market: Shop ethically this Christmas with a new online ma…

Common Market: Shop ethically this Christmas with a new online marketplace The National, by Kirsteen Paterson  17.11.16   A new online marketplace dedicated to “local, independent and …
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17th November 2016

There are as many empty homes in Scotland as there are homeless p…

There are as many empty homes in Scotland as there are homeless people Third Force News, by Paul Cardwell  17.11.16   There are 34,000 homes lying empty in Scotland - equivalent to almost on…
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Bulletin Articles
17th November 2016

“Democracy”

"Democracy"   It's coming through a hole in the air,  from those nights in Tiananmen Square.  It's coming from the feel  that this ain't exactly real,  or it's real,…