Speech from anti-Trump demo, 30 January 2017. Also published on Common Space and in The National.
Letter published in the National.
No, RIC has not morphed into the new electoral alliance, RISE.
Reflection on the referendum result. Published on the RIC Aberdeen blog.
With 100 days til the Referendum, I’ve compiled my top 100 reasons for voting Yes. Published on the RIC Aberdeen blog.
Response to Obama’s support for the No campaign. Published on the RIC Aberdeen blog.
Reflections after my first Indyref debate.
It’s time for Scotland to leave this abusive relationship and step into a future where we can make our own choices. Published on the RIC Aberdeen blog.
At the Teaching Excellence Awards, students praised lecturers who treat them like human beings. Management should take note. Published in the Times Higher Education Supplement.
What’s the real reason behind the closure of the Sociology programme at Strathclyde? Published in Network, the magazine of the British Sociological Association.
Do academics have a moral obligation to freeze their pay? A letter published in the Times Higher Education Supplement.
Is exploitation acceptable when it comes with the prestige of a PhD? Column on the Education page of the Scotsman.
The Centre for Human Ecology is feeling the financial crunch that’s squeezing all of higher education. Its response is to call upon its most valuable resource: its graduates. Column on the Education page of the Scotsman.
Ethics paperwork protects the rights of research participants… But is there more to ethics than paperwork? Column on the Education page of the Scotsman.
Sociologists are supposed to help understand troubling social phenomena like murder — not become murderers themselves. Column on the Education page of the Scotsman.