david robertson

Readers' letters

True, lasting happiness comes from within

December 20 2016

Sir, - As we near the completion of another orbit around our star we call the sun, a minority of relatively better-off humans in the western hemisphere prepare to celebrate the fictional birth date of a poor Middle Eastern carpenter they call Jesus, the son of their god, with a display of greed and gluttony that would make the ancient Romans who crucified him jealous.

Readers' letters

Scotland’s poor must not be left behind

November 23 2016

Sir, - I have great sympathy with Professor Sir Pete Downes, principal of Dundee University, in his concerns about the impact of Brexit and I share his desire to see many foreign nationals at both Dundee and Abertay Universities.