The Red and the Green in Govan

A book review of Sean Damer's 'Those Tyrannising Landlords' (2022, Ringwood Press) It is something of an unwritten rule that when doing a book review, particularly of a novel, the less written about the author, the better. It is called a book review after all. But, like every rule - written or unwritten - there … Continue reading The Red and the Green in Govan

Giorgos Giakoumakis, the Greek Roma and Structural Inequality

SEANMCDON Giakoumakis the Great The big Greek fella, as known by some, is one of Celtic's most underused players of recent times and, if not for the circumstance of the modern era, he would, by rights, be scoring even more than he already has as part of the old school 'two upfront' approach. Still, in this age … Continue reading Giorgos Giakoumakis, the Greek Roma and Structural Inequality

And now, the time has finally come…

After four years of completely free and completely haphazardly timed blog posts about Celtic, politics, culture and social history, thousands of site views and literally hunners of comments, I'm now 'migrating' over to SubStack. https://seanmcdon.substack.com/ Oh. And there is now a paywall attached to some - although not all - of the content. For the … Continue reading And now, the time has finally come…