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Hundreds mobilise to block immigration raid in Glasgow

Hundreds mobilise to block immigration raid in Glasgow After a magificent seven-hour protest, police were forced to release the detainees

Scottish activists say mass mobilisations needed to win independence after election

Scottish activists say mass mobilisations needed to win independence after election Parties in favour of Scottish independence have won a majority in the Scottish parliament elections

Activists hold day of action for Scottish independence

Activists hold day of action for Scottish independence Activists across Scotland staged a day of action for independence on Saturday.

New book shows how the British state could break

New book shows how the British state could break The Scottish elections could pose a major threat to Boris Johnson’s government.

Scottish independence fight is back on the streets

Scottish independence fight is back on the streets Protests for Scottish independence are set for Saturday as the battle continues to keep the movement on the streets.

Fight Glasgow Cuts + DVLA round two + New insult at British Gas

Fight Glasgow Cuts + DVLA round two + New insult at British Gas Around 60 community centres, libraries, museums and sports venues are under threat

Scottish FE lecturers to escalate

19 April 2021
Scottish College lecturers in the EIS-Fela union are stepping up their national dispute this week. They were set to strike on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

Scottish National Party manifesto pledges fail to deliver for working class people

19 April 2021
The Scottish National Party’s (SNP) manifesto for the Scottish parliamentary elections will strengthen its reputation as a social democratic party.

Scottish election campaign shows key battles are in the streets

16 April 2021
Political parties in Scotland have resumed campaigning this week. They suspended campaigning for the Scottish parliamentary elections after Prince Philip’s death, a move showing they are as out of touch with ordinary people as Westminster politicians.

Salmond’s new party is no alternative to weak SNP strategy

27 March 2021
Former Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond has launched the new Alba Party. It does not deserve support.

Scottish college lecturers launch strikes to protect jobs and education

25 March 2021
Workers at further education colleges across Scotland walked out on Thursday over bosses’ attacks on their jobs.

Scottish NHS pay offer falls far short of justice for health workers

25 March 2021
The Scottish government’s offer to increase NHS pay by 4 percent has been met with fury by many health workers.

Scottish FE strike coming after bosses reject their own offer

20 March 2021
Extraordinary events have rocked Further Education in Scotland in the national dispute over the replacement of lecturers by instructors

Forth Valley College workers strike over jobs

17 March 2021
Over 200 EIS union members at Forth Valley College, Scotland, began 18 days of strikes on Wednesday in an escalation of a dispute over jobs.

Scottish further education lecturers vote for national strike from 16 March

27 February 2021
Management want to replace lecturers. People are told to do the same job but on vastly inferior conditions

Salmond and Sturgeon—what’s behind the SNP crisis?

25 February 2021
A deep rift is tearing apart the top of the Scottish National Party (SNP).

New group could take the fight for independence forward in Scotland

09 February 2021
A new organisation, Now Scotland, was launched last weekend to campaign for Scottish independence. Over 1,500 people had joined by Sunday afternoon.

Scottish care report identifies problems but doesn’t have all the answers

08 February 2021
The proposal for a National Care Service should be welcomed. But it needs to be shaped by workers, service users and their families, not by the lust for profit

The Scottish budget and the independence struggle

01 February 2021
The need for radical change in Scotland was highlighted by the Scottish government’s budget plans set out last Thursday.

SNP’s lacklustre indy plan won’t be enough

25 January 2021
The Scottish National Party (SNP) has announced a new plan to supposedly take forward the push for independence.

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