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The Fight for Leftist Spaces in Glasgow

23rd November 2023

Glasgow’s left wing spaces are under threat This last year has seen the closure of two prominent spaces for leftist groups in Glasgow; Glasgow Autonomous Space (GAS) and Pink Peacock cafe. The loss of both these collectives proved to be a blow for leftist groups, who were reliant on these collectives to organise and meet. ...

The streetfoodification of Glasgow

20th September 2022

Rothery discusses the role of gentrification and working-class tourism in driving the rise in outdoor food markets across the city. Street food, originating in Asia, has started to spread to all corners of the world. This has allowed people to present a part of their culture to their community and profit from their diverse recipes. ...