Author Archives: Alessio Gentile

Should you give your list vote to RISE?

With the formation of new ‘left alliance’ RISE, more parties will now be looking to your secure crucial ‘list vote’ in a bid to bag seats for their candidates at the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections. RISE have been accused in some quarters of stealing voters from the SNP and from traditional Labour stock. Here, Alessio […]

Why I’m campaigning to scrap the license fee

Throughout the campaign for Scottish independence, the BBC has been accused, along with a number of other mainstream media outlets, of pro-union bias. However, unlike many of those other outlets, the BBC is a publicly-funded institution and as such, is expected to uphold a good standard of journalistic integrity. Due to the academic work of Professor […]