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Angela Haggerty and Stephen Paton discuss the week's opinion pieces.
On the latest episode of Left Scotland's The More Ye Ken, I take a look at whether or not there is anyt truth to the claims that the Scottish Government have been privatising our services, and the ramifications of not remaining critical to all parties.

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Duncan McCann of the New Economics Foundation joins me for another episode of Big Ideas, where he discusses the NEF and Common Weal's proposal paper for creating an alternative digital currency called ScotPound.
This week Angela Haggerty and Stephen Paton discuss the news including the referendum on year on, the banning of bagpipes and whether or not sex work should be legalised.
On the second episode of The More Ye Ken I explore the rise of Jeremy Corbyn, whether or not he can save the union, and the real reason the Conservatives are afraid of him.
A new show covering this weeks range of opinion pieces written for Common Space. Please welcome Angela Haggerty to the show where we'll be discussing what's been happening and how people have reacted to it.

Links to all the articles discussed can be found in the opinion section of Common Space.
In this weeks episode of The More Ye Ken, Left Scotland's new weekly show that tries to explain ideas or events as quickly as possible, I take a look at the history leading up to the moment Alistair Carmichael faced a petition to have him removed as an MP for leaking incorrect information during the general election.
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I take a look at the greek debt crisis and why austerity doesn't work in 8 minutes. Hopefully by the end you'll have a pretty good idea of how we got to where we are.

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At the recent launch of Common Space, I went along to run short workshops on how to shoot some of your own content, and to get your opinions on what is good and bad about the new media scene in Scotland.
As Jim Murphy has formally resigned as the leader of the Scottish Labour party, we've decided to look back at our top twelve Jim Murphy moments throughout the referendum and general election.
In this week's episode of Left Scotland's Big Ideas series, Jamie Szymkowiak of the One in Five campaign chats a little bit about how we can improve access to politics for disabled people.

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In Left Scotland's very first video in a new series of short films covering big ideas, Common Space's Katie Gallogly-Swan chats about the Scottish language.

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This week on Left Scotland I ask if the United Kingdom really is a democracy or not.

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The People vs. Carmichael
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As we approach the #Holyrood2016 elections in Scotland I take a look at how our voting system actually works, and how we elect our members of parliament.

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As we approach the #Holyrood2016 elections in Scotland I take a look at how our voting system actually works, and how we elect our members of parliament.

Music provided by TeknoAxe
Angela Haggerty and Stephen Paton discuss the week's opinion pieces.
On the latest episode of Left Scotland's The More Ye Ken, I take a look at whether or not there is anyt truth to the claims that the Scottish Government have been privatising our services, and the ramifications of not remaining critical to all parties.

Like my shirt?
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Duncan McCann of the New Economics Foundation joins me for another episode of Big Ideas, where he discusses the NEF and Common Weal's proposal paper for creating an alternative digital currency called ScotPound.
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