Woman duped into relationship by undercover cop tells how he used tales of childhood abuse and mental trauma as part of his act

CommonSpace reports from today’s [23 June] SpyCops conference, where a victim pushing for Scotland inquiry says ‘sinister, state sponsored method acting’ was one piece of a disturbing puzzle designed to crush dissent


Doaa Shabbir: If educational progress is not about uplifting a whole generation, then it is not progress at all

Doaa Shabbir, a 15 year-old school student in Glasgow who recently finished her exams, presents a vision for education which breaks with hierarchies and competitiveness, and sees the uplifting of a whole generation as