Scottish Youth Parliament chaos after resignations from young members over claims of bullying
THE Scottish Youth Parliament are in crisis after resignations over claims of bullying.
A number of budding politicians have walked out in recent weeks including vice chairman Ewan McCall, 20, from Fife, and award-winning campaigner Osama Nadeem, 17, from Paisley.
Both claimed the organisation – funded with £421,285 of public cash a year – were not letting their members’ voices be heard.
Several other MSYPs have left after claims of bullying and “control freakery”.
A video has emerged of chair Terri Smith, 20, from Leith, in which she calls on the “haters to stop bullying”.
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