Alasdair Allan

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Alasdair Allan is the Scottish National Party MSP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar. He entered parliament at the 2007 general election.

Science Policy

Dr Allan was a panellist in a March 2015 debate on Science and the General Election: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bmo3Qe0ndcI

Dr Allan was interviewed by British Science Association in April 2015 in his role as SNP spokesperson for science: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLmw2wxo9fQ

Same-Sex Marriage

August 2012: http://www.stornowaygazette.co.uk/news/local-headlines/local-msp-looks-set-to-vote-against-same-sex-marriage-in-parliament-1-2447178

Dr Allan voted against the Marriage and Civil Partnership Bill in November 2013[1] and February 2014[2].

Creationism in Schools

October 2013: http://scottishsecularsociety.com/press-release-on-statement-from-alasdair-allan-minister-for-education-on-creationism-in-scottish-schools/

May 2015 (see in particular ministerial letter at end of post): https://www.scottishsecularsociety.com/creationism-in-scottish-schools-the-scottish-secular-society-won/

References

  1. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-25018895
  2. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26041921

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