Alexandra Agar Archives - The Glasgow Guardian

(Up)Rising from the Ashes

12th October 2023

The Glasgow Guardian talks to a Greek UofG student after a tumultuous year – both politically and environmentally – has left the country devastated. 14 June 2023 saw one of the worst migrant boat disasters in the Mediterranean’s history, when a boat carrying at least 700 people capsized off the coast of Greece, leaving only ...

Leftist groups should cooperate, not compete

27th March 2023

Writer Alexandra Agar explores the growing and changing world of leftist groups and movements. Leftist politics and youth collectives have gone hand-in-hand for decades. The origins of these groups, as we see them today, began around the 1960’s following the US invasion of Vietnam in 1965, the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968 and civil ...