ANDREW McFadyen is a freelance journalist based in Glasgow. He has worked for Al Jazeera, CNN, Channel 4 News, the BBC and STV. He is about to start a staff job as a programme editor with Al Jazeera, in Doha.
He also has a PhD in Political Science from Edinburgh University. He says that when he finds “the courage” to revisit his thesis about Donald Dewar’s role in the creation of the Scottish Parliament, he hopes to write a book.
He submitted this on Thursday, March 7.