Showcasing the videos of Hector Suñol

Hector Suñol is a Catalan film-maker who publishes his films on Vimeo. Yesterday he published a moving video for Gerry Mulvenna’s song #DearCatalonia (see below), but we wanted to showcase some of his other work relating to the referendum on 1 October 2017. 1 October 2017 contains descriptions and scenes of police violence and music […]

Basic income – real social security

Citizen’s Basic Income Network Scotland (CBINS) launch event in Kelty, Fife Fife Council is embarking on a pilot study to test out the concept of a Citizen’s Basic Income (CBI) and this was a public engagement meeting to gather citizens’ input at the start of that process along with keynote speakers from academia, political parties […]

Long form podcast extra: Prof John Curtice

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-04-27-John-Curtice.mp3 Prof John Curtice, renowned psephologist and political commentator, chats to Common Space journalist Michael Gray about the upcoming Scottish Parliament election, opinion polls, the voting system and the nature of democracy itself. This interview was a collaboration between Kiltr, Common Space and Independence Live. You can listen to, subscribe to or download the podcast […]

Long form podcast: John McTernan

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-03-31-John-McTernan.mp3 John McTernan, political strategist and commentator, spends an hour chatting to Common Space journalist Michael Gray. John McTernan gives his insight into what is wrong with some of the SNP’s policies and what was great about the New Labour project. This interview was a collaboration between Kiltr, Common Space and Independence Live. You can […]

Long form podcast extra: Paul Mason

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-03-20-Paul-Mason.mp3 Author and journalist, Paul Mason, joined Michael Gray from Commonspace at the Kiltr offices in Glasgow for a leisurely but detailed conversation about post-capitalism, the subject of Paul’s latest book. The interview is a collaboration between Common Space, Kiltr and Independence Live. You can listen to, subscribe to or download the podcast in a […]

Long form podcast extra: Tommy Sheridan and James Kelly debate the list vote

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-02-26-Tommy-Sheridan-James-Kelly.mp3 David McGowran invites Tommy Sheridan (Solidarity co-convener) and James Kelly (Scot Goes Pop blogger) to explore the boundaries of possibility within the Additional Member System, which will be used to elect the Scottish Parliament in May 2016. You can listen to, subscribe to or download the podcast in a number of ways: Download or […]

Long form podcast extra: an interview with John Perkins, former “economic hitman”

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-02-18-John-Perkins.mp3 Listen to David McGowran’s interview with author John Perkins, who wrote the revealing book “Confessions of an Economic Hitman” in 2004. He has just published an expanded and updated book called “The New Confessions of an Economic Hitman” and talks at length to David about what we can do to turn the death economy […]

Long form podcast extra: HSBC and the BBC

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-01-26-HSBC-and-the-BBC.mp3 David McGowran explores the tightening bonds between the BBC and HSBC with anti-corruption campaigner Nicholas Wilson and Kiltr.com’s Erik Sandberg. You can listen to, subscribe to or download the podcast in a number of ways: Download or stream directly: http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-01-26-HSBC-and-the-BBC.mp3 Subscribe via iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-stream-will-never-die/id1057533893 Use the RSS feed to subscribe in other podcast applications: […]

Long form podcast extra: Nicholas Wilson interview in full

http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-01-06-Nicholas-Wilson.mp3 You can listen to David McGowran’s interview with Mr Ethical, Nicholas Wilson, in full on this long form podcast extra episode. You can access the podcast episode in a number of ways: Download or stream directly: http://tvl.ink/podcasts/2016-01-06-Nicholas-Wilson.mp3 Subscribe via iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-stream-will-never-die/id1057533893 Use the RSS feed to subscribe in other podcast applications: http://independencelive.net/podcasts/rss.xml This is […]