Margo McDonald MSP
, 70, Parkinson's Disease.
She was a friend of the family, but also she did a lot of good stuff around human rights - protection for sex workers, right-to-die for people with terminal conditions (including herself). She made some friends and some enemies along the way, but I really liked her and rated her.
"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
"One should not believe everything one reads on the internet." ~ Abraham Lincoln.
"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.