07 September 2020
Protesters from several trade unions picketed a Glasgow Ikea store last Friday to demand the reinstatement of a union rep sacked for fighting cuts to workers’ conditions.
24 August 2020
Boris Johnson this week reiterated his drive to get all children in England back to school full time next month. Yet the Tories are refusing to put in place measures to make schools safer, such as smaller class sizes to enable social distancing.
23 August 2020
Scapegoating is behind the Tory decision to scrap Public Health England (PHE), growing support for Scottish independence, plus more.
11 August 2020
Class, not ability, determines what grades you get in school— and the exams fiasco in Scotland made that explicit.
05 August 2020
Scottish teachers' judgements about pupils' exam grades have been overruled, and there's a strong element of class inequality built into the process.
24 July 2020
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has received glowing reviews for her handling of the Covid-19 crisis.
21 July 2020
Around 60 people joined an All Under One Banner demonstration at the Scottish parliament on Monday.
21 July 2020
Centrica, The owner of British Gas, will tell thousands of workers to accept new conditions, including no extra overtime pay, or risk losing their jobs.
30 June 2020
The Scottish independence organisation All Under One Banner (AUOB) held a press conference at the Scottish parliament recently to announce a series of demonstrations which will be “static and socially distanced”, starting in Stirling on 20 July.
16 June 2020
NHS workers are angry that the Scottish government has refused to reopen talks over pay.
25 May 2020
Police are investigating the deaths of three women at a care home at the centre of a coronavirus outbreak on the Isle of Skye.
12 May 2020
The Tory push to end the lockdown will hit those in low-paid, insecure work hardest.
04 May 2020
Nicola Sturgeon and the Scottish National Party Scottish government are coming under increased attention
04 May 2020
Vital public services are threatened as the Tory government fails to cough up the cash for local government.
27 April 2020
Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon has started talking about a “new normal”. Not for the first time during the coronavirus crisis she echoed ministers in the Westminster parliament.
08 April 2020
What was important to the Scottish ruling class was that they were free to exploit their serfs without interference from English Kings.
27 March 2020
The state is calling on Extinction Rebellion members to travel across Britain during the coronavirus pandemic
04 February 2020
The Unison union’s Scottish council has voted to support a second independence referendum at a time chosen by the Scottish parliament.
28 January 2020
Charlie McKinnon argues that activists should push for a new phase of a resistance to force the break up of the British state
11 January 2020
Tens of thousands of people joined the march