Plans to change the laws on public sector contracts to boost the Living Wage have been announced by the Scottish Government.
YET again Nicola Sturgeon has underlined the SNP's determination to rid Scotland of nuclear weapons as quickly as possible ("Sturgeon urges all Labour voters to back independence", The Herald, April 12).
It's a canard of the contemporary constitutional debate that Scottish Nationalism is "civic" rather than "ethnic" in nature, having long ago jettisoned its less attractive elements.
The decision not to include the demolition of the Red Road flats in the Glasgow 2014 opening ceremony is the right one in view of police concerns about public safety.
by Douglas Lindsay, with Dr Ian Shackleton, senior lecturer at the Glasgow School of Politics and Football