The Common Weal Policy Podcast - Episode #29
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This week Jonathon Shafi and Craig Dalzell are joined by special guest Jenny Floki who came along to the launch party for Common Weal's new project Our Common Home - A Green New Deal for Scotland.
The Introduction of the New MIM Model in Scotland: A Poor Decision, Poorly Taken
In a new report for Common Weal, Jim Cuthbert examines the newly developed "Mutual Investment Model" that the Scottish Government has adopted for at least some future public infrastructure projects. The full policy paper can be read here and Cuthbert has written a summary article on his paper which can be read here.
Today, the Spanish Supreme Court sentenced nine leaders of the Catalonian independence movement to multiple years in prison on charges of sedition and misuse of public funds. Common Weal has been following the case closely and is appalled by the flagrant contempt of democracy and democratic thought shown by the Spanish Government.