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7th September 2017

Scotland is setting forth on a progressive course to tackle the b…

Scotland is setting forth on a progressive course to tackle the big issues … The National, by Lesley Riddoch 07.09.17   It’s a tale of two governments. In Scotland, the Scottish Gove…
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7th September 2017

Bringing down statues of controversial figures isn’t new &#…

Bringing down statues of controversial figures isn't new - and it isn't wrong Politics.co.uk, by Louise Raw 31.08.17   In 1882, a statue of prime minister William Gladstone was unveiled on the Bo…
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6th September 2017

We need to nationalise Google, Facebook and Amazon. Here’s why

We need to nationalise Google, Facebook and Amazon. Here’s why The Guardian, by Nick Srnicek 30.08.17   For the briefest moment in March 2014, Facebook’s dominance looked under threat…
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6th September 2017

The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data

The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data The Economist 06.05.17   A new commodity spawns a lucrative, fast-growing industry, prompting antitrust regulators to step in t…
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6th September 2017

Poverty, illness, homelessness – no wonder McDonald’s UK work…

Poverty, illness, homelessness – no wonder McDonald’s UK workers are going on strike The Guardian, by Aditya Chakrabortty 01.09.17   Treat this as a story about a giant company, if yo…
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Senscot Bulletin
1st September 2017

Senscot Bulletin: 01.09.17

Dear members and friends, My cottage sits in woodland, on the highly-banked south shore of the river Forth – facing Rosyth; according to the historian Bede – I’m on the site of a se…
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1st September 2017

The SENs: Friday 1st September 2017

A recent Audit Scotland Report has re-ignited debate around Self Directed Support (SDS). The Report identifies a number of good examples, but suggest there is little real evidence of the necessary tra…