Adam Ramsay is openDemocracy's special correspondent. You can follow him at @adamramsay. Adam is a member of the Scottish Green Party, sits on the board of Voices for Scotland and advisory committees for the Economic Change Unit and the journal Soundings.
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Invading Iraq is what we did instead of tackling climate change
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Kate Forbes’ economic agenda is just as dangerous as her conservative views
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Exclusive: SNP leadership candidate previously worked for shadowy Christian right group that doesn’t declare funders
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