19 August 2014
Raymie Kiernan looks at why Scottish independence activists believe a last push for votes can bring victory—and raise wider issues about the alternative to capitalism
12 August 2014
The British ruling class are trying to scare voters away from a yes vote by raising questions over a future Scottish currency.
15 July 2014
Ayesha Saleem and Stephen McBroom argue that anti-racism must be a central part of the struggle to break the British state
08 July 2014
Around 800 people attended the Festival of the Common Weal in Glasgow on Sunday of last week.
01 July 2014
Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Alex Salmond recently drew on the rhetoric of Barack Obama’s 2008 US presidential election campaign to assert “Yes, we can”.
10 June 2014
A day of street stalls, leafleting and door-to-door canvassing for independence took place across Scotland last Saturday.
27 May 2014
Tommy Sheridan says independence can be the basis for radical change, writes Raymie Kiernan
20 May 2014
Over 400 people packed into the Lourdes primary school in Glasgow on Thursday of last week.
22 April 2014
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) suffered several high profile resignations in Scotland since it declared last week against independence.
08 April 2014
There have been few demands in the independence debate for far-reaching wealth redistribution. Class divisions are being overlooked in competing claims to “Scottishness” and other supposedly national characteristics.
08 April 2014
Supporting Scottish independence doesn’t mean falling for nationalist myths. Raymie Kiernan looks at a new book that busts Salmond’s claims about class
04 March 2014
Is Socialist Worker right to argue for a Yes vote? Two Labour Party members in Scotland, Vince Mills and Bob Thomson, debate how the left should vote in September’s poll
25 February 2014
MPs’ rows over Scottish independence focus on helping the bosses, writes Raymie Kiernan
28 January 2014
Around 350 people packed into the Scottish TUC offices to take part in the Labour supporters for Independence launch in Glasgow last week.