Chester Cornford, student at the University of Dundee, and Becki Menzies, blogger at Hum4nWrites, say that Brexiteers are trying to galvanise a ‘Blitz spirit’ behind the idea of a No Deal Brexit, where hardship is embraced and differences are put aside in the interests of national unity, is a myth, with the Blitz if anything exposing the deep divisions of British society during the Second World War
Chester Cornford, Palestine activist and student at the University of Dundee, looks at the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement in Scotland, and how from football to music to politics it seeks to build solidarity with Palestine and expose Israeli crimes
Following the closure of London club Fabric earlier this month, Chester Cornford says the club scene must politicise itself to fight off closures
THE closure of Fabric was inevitable. In the same way that the licensing board and Police Scotland hounded the Arches to a premature end, external forces were working away at the Islington venue from the off.