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Qatar Human Rights: Alison Johnstone Writes to First Minister to Raise Concerns

Alison Johnstone, Scottish Green MSP for Lothian, has written to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon raising human rights concerns ahead of the planned football match between Scotland and Qatar in Edinburgh … Read more

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Patrick Harvie Challenges Ministers on Climate Failures

Patrick Harvie, Scottish Green MSP for Glasgow, today used Topical Questions at Holyrood to challenge Scottish ministers to deliver bold new policies to tackle the failure to meet climate change … Read more

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Green MSP Alison Johnstone Concerned Over EU TTIP Vote

Alison Johnstone, Green MSP for Lothian, has expressed disappointment after the European Parliament’s trade committee today passed a resolution with regard to the ongoing Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) … Read more

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Alison Johnstone on Votes at 16

Alison Johnstone, Scottish Green MSP for Lothian and a member of Holyrood’s Devolution (Further Powers) Committee, today expressed hope that allowing 16 and 17 year olds to vote in next … Read more

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Edinburgh University Divestment – A Welcome Shift in Position

Alison Johnstone, Scottish Green MSP for Lothian, is welcoming the shift in position by Edinburgh University on its investments in firms contributing to climate change but is warning the institution … Read more

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