A toast to unsung heroes, the god of battles and the infinite desert stars

8 April 2017 9:00 am

We were talking about war, the desert and God. In the early Seventies, one of our number, Christopher James, had…

Bruce Anderson’s diary: If you want to understand the SNP, it helps to be an ex-Trot

3 January 2015 9:00 am

An embarrassing confession: in the late 1960s, I was a Trotskyite. But that period of political adolescence has its uses.…