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OneKind's John Brady says Scotland should go it alone

 

 
Susan Smith argues the latest attack on civil society groups that criticise government has gone too far and other politicians must speak out

 
​Following mounting pressure Open Secret chair Bruce Hotchkies, criticised for being a member of shock rock band Thunderfuck and the Deadly Romantics, has quit

 
Justice secretary is the latest Westminster figure to hit out at charities

 
Calum Irving sat on the Commissioning on Strengthening Local Democracy and believes institutions must learn to trust each other to govern effectively locally

 
​Commission for Local Democracy on plans to bring power closer to the people