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Fiona Trafton
About Fiona Trafton
Fiona Trafton has worked for elected officials in both the European and Scottish Parliament as a political staffer. She now lives in the Greater Seattle area with her husband. Fiona is a professional writer with extensive experience in ghost writing, blogging and message development -- to name but a few. When she is not writing, she enjoys photography, art, following her favorite soccer team and traveling.
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Scot-itude – The Special Relationship – New Age, New Crisis

February 13, 2017 0

American presidents in recent years have generally enjoyed goodwill from Bretons. President Trump is testing that good feeling in historical proportions. When I first came across the #InternationalClashDay label trending on social media, my first thought was: “this must be […]

Scot-itude – Activism Is Not Un-American

January 27, 2017 0

While Fiona Trafton is not new here on Practical Politicking, her column is. Here is the first installment of Scot-itude! Activism is a term that is often (but not exclusively) associated with negativity — agitators who are just out to […]

Dear Feminism – I Think We Have a Problem

January 23, 2017 0

Feminism has an image problem. That is not news. The news is that Trump may single-handedly force a meaningful discussion on fixing that. “And just remember, there is a special place in hell for women who do not help each […]

The Truth Behind ‘Post Truth Politics’

January 17, 2017 0

As many people complain about appeasing the intellectual elites by being politically correct, we’ve started using a euphemism called “post truth politics.” We do not live in a “post truth” world.  Why? Because by saying so is relying on some […]

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