Paul McNamee the Editor of The Big issue
"This thing that has been started, a desire for greater self-determination, is reaching beyond Hadrian’s Wall"
"The idea of people being turned off by politics is redundant. Some 97% of those eligible in Scotland have registered to vote"
"Three fights, one month, a future unwritten. These are interesting times..."
"For a nation to succeed, a meritocracy, not an old school tie, must be the hardwired means to achieve"
"It takes great absurdists like Gerry Anderson to lift us beyond the mud and see things clearer..."
"Address the issue of numbers, yes - but we need people coming here to do jobs that Britons can’t or won’t"
"Rogeting is understandable because the stakes are so high, but we end up with diminishing returns"
"Over the next few weeks, people will look to tell the ‘real’ story of the Games..."
"It is possible to have an ethical zero-hours contract and for it to be mutually beneficial..."
"Are we allowing ourselves to become just a society of consumers, at the whim of big business?"
How do you beat John McEnroe? Former Wimbledon champ Paul F McNamee was counting on Wimbledon tradition...
"This is the story of a man aching as the life he loves is slowly shuttered. It’s heartbreaking"
"Should it take Angelina Jolie’s stardust for William Hague to refocus and send military hardware to find those girls?"
"The Referendum is of incredible importance - but we're allowed to loosen up, make a joke or two"
"Cynicism is a necessary tool for modern life - but hope and leaps of faith are just as important"
"A debate on immigration shouldn’t be framed around a vague intent to move out of Europe because somehow that will make things better"
"Isn’t it wise to make plans for an inevitable non-fossil fuel generated future, regardless of when that will actually be?"
"I’d rather welcome an English course with Russell Brand on it, than maintain a reactionary mindset"
"So much of what we see around Britain that feels permanent owes much to many other peoples and ideas"
"He has raised money for a charity that helps kids with cancer be kids. What could POSSIBLY be wrong with that?"
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