Articles about 'Glasgow'

Echoes of Virginia

Watching Viota is an almost exhausting experience for Hazel Robertson as the play examines radical culture changes in the shadow of Woolf and the Bloomsbury Group

Hazel Robertson // 15 April 2013

Categories: Reviews, Theatre

All singing, all dancing campaigning

A musical about a campaign for better asylum seeker rights may seem like unusual territory. Hazel Robertson finds that this humorous, tragic and stirring production is well worth the risk

Hazel Robertson // 15 November 2012

Categories: Reviews, Theatre

Holyrood motion to call for Aitken’s resignation

The furore surrounding the remarks made by Bill Aitken, Conservative MSP for Glasgow, Shadow Minister for Community Safety and Justice Committee Convenor (which helps formulates rape laws), shows no sign...

Helen G // 21 February 2011

Categories: Blog

Victim-blaming, rape-denier Tory MSP suggests rape victim was ‘hooker’

Conservative MSP Bill Aitken has suggested a 38-year-old woman who was raped in Glasgow may have been a “hooker”. The implication being that had the woman been a sex worker/prostitute,...

Jess McCabe // 13 February 2011

Categories: Blog

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