Marc_Livingstone_2010_picCommunist Party candidate Marc Livingstone is to contest the seat of Glasgow North West in the forthcoming general election.

Marc works as an office assistant in Glasgow, and is a member of UNISON. He was until recently the Scottish organiser of the Young Communist League and is active in SCND and Cuba Solidarity Campaign, having visited Cuba as part of a work brigade a few years ago, and witnessed the achievements of the revolution. He also plays a key role in public work for the party, selling the Morning Star on the streets of Glasgow. In his spare time, he performs as part of a Hip Hop group called the Stupid Idiots. He also has an honours degree in History from the University of Glasgow.