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Abandoning the Dubs scheme is inexcusable

Not so long ago, I, along with thousands more, marched across Edinburgh to protest against President Trump’s ban of all Syrian refugees and all visitors, green card holders, and asylum seekers from seven predominantly Muslim countries. I was...

What do Amnesty Edinburgh think about Trump?

At a time in history when we need them the most, human rights as we know them are under threat. Amidst the rise of  global populism, human rights are becoming increasingly dirty words, emblematic of the so-called ‘liberal elite’ that Brexit and...

The Scotland Against Trump march gave me hope

On election night I knew I was getting drunk. Either out of happiness, or to ignore the impending doom of my country and the future. Unfortunately, the latter occurred. I could not go to sleep that night, and I have been restless ever since. Once,...

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