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Sammy Stein, co-founder of Glasgow Friends of Israel, says anti-Israeli sentiment has gone too far in Scotland

Susan Smith would rather be considered a moaning leftie than collaborate with injustice

​New warning system to be applied before claimants are sanctioned

​New research shows young Scots want more done to fight poverty

Campaigners gather to discuss the next steps in the war against poverty in Scotland

A shocking number of Scots think poverty is caused by laziness, according to new charity research

​Tim Shayler, a pro-bono lawyer, reckons campaigning is far more effective if your cause is constructed around a legal framework

​Veteran anti-poverty campaigner tells friends and family has has motor neurone disease

Have you bought a poppy yet? In this fantastic video, Tam and Arthur, explain how Scotland's 5.2 million poppies are made by hand in Edinburgh

List aims to encourage top leaders to be open about their sexuality