Why I Still Believe in Brexit

This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 23/09/2019 [Online], Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-despite-yellowhammer-i-still-think-we-must-leave-eu/   [Accessed: 2019, Sep 24] “The argument that the EU is some kind of economic safety net is a red herring” I finished reading ‘Operation Yellowhammer’ last week; the UK Government’s worst case scenario planning in the event of a no dealContinue reading “Why I Still Believe in Brexit”

Only Children We Nourish Will Flourish

This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 16/09/2019 [Online], Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-the-children-we-nourish-are-those-who-will-flourish/  [Accessed: 2019, Sep 17] “It is often just one thing that can tip a family out of the boat and place them at the mercy of the storm.” Having reached the middle of September, the true scale of the numbers usingContinue reading “Only Children We Nourish Will Flourish”

Financial Interests Drive Problems with Addiction

This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 09/09/2019 [Online], Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-radical-drugs-approach-is-needed-for-dundee-city-of-recovery/   [Accessed: 2019, Sep 10] “It is not in the interest of pharmaceutical companies to free people from addiction because it would threaten their livelihoods.” What makes a 27 year old woman take heroin for the first time? For Sharon Brand, likeContinue reading “Financial Interests Drive Problems with Addiction”

Great Britain is in Great Peril

This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 02/09/2019 [Online], Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-indy-support-reaction-to-westminster-governance/  [Accessed: 2019, Sep 03] “Polls in Scotland, for the first time since the week before the Scottish referendum in 2014, are showing a majority support for independence.” The tectonic plates of the political landscape are shifting. Over the last month, waveContinue reading “Great Britain is in Great Peril”