The Word

Scope and Content

17 issues (No.s 1, 3-14, 19-20, and 23). The Word was a socialist magazine, billed as a"new paper of the young of Glasgow... an alternative to the city's established press...". The issues feature articles, cartoons, small ads and a "What's On" section. Subjects include: the Schools Act on homosexuality; gangs in Easterhouse; the Stakis expansion in Glasgow; and general reports on redundancies across the city.

Published by Cosmopolitan Student Services Ltd, Glasgow.