Walking along Rutherglen's Main Street on a rainy afternoon last week, I learn something which neither Sir Keir Starmer nor Humza Yousaf will want to hear. The busy road is at the h
Turn the volume up on curiosity, and turn it down on defensiveness.
One of the best pieces of youth work I ever did was a spontaneous trip up the Campsie Fells over 40 years ago when I was a “detached youth worker” (meaning I hung around street corners rather than working in a youth club) in Ruchill, Glasgow.
According to the World Bank, nearly one in three women has endured gender-based violence (GBV). While intimate partner violence is one of the more common forms of GBV, sometimes GBV can occur in the public sphere because of a woman’s level of political involvement. Here are some things to know about gender-based violence in politics. […]
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Jim Breuer found a new legion of fans during the pandemic. While most comedians deferred to government lockdowns, the 'Saturday Night Live' alum questioned the status quo. He doubted Dr. Anthony Fauci's wisdom on the pandemic and called out the hypocritical tactics aimed at reducing the virus' spread. He spoke truth to power. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FHRe3ISh5M For that he's been mocked, attacked and dubbed an 'ultra-conservative' comic. Reporters breathlessly reported on a gag he told...