Never mix politics, drink & football my Father said. Well, I believe that Shankly and Big Jock had a few drinks when discussing football and to introduce socialism to the game makes complete sense. See when you are part of a team, pulling as one for the ultimate prize so that everyone can benefit from… Read More A Socialist Attitude to Independence.
I’m just back from our latest humanitarian aid mission in Calais, France supporting our friends at Care4Calais who do amazing work 365 days a year helping those less fortunate than ourselves. When we first started our fundraising in order to help the refugees in France, we set out a clear objective that was realistic &… Read More Calais Humanitarian Aid Mission by Eastwood Refugee Aid
SNP Socialists Convener Rory Steel reflects on last week’s General Election results..… Read More All Things to All People
Dovydas Kuliešas It feels ridiculous to even stick a “here’s why” onto the end of that title. These things, you’d think, are so self-obvious they do not have to be explained, and in any election up until now they would be. But unfortunately I have literally no choice but to talk about this. If you’re… Read More Left-wing unionist tactical voting for the Tories to stop indyref2 is madness. Here’s why.
SNP Socialists Convener Rory Steel explains argues that the best vote for socialists on the 8th of June is for the Scottish National Party.… Read More Corbynites for SNP
SNP Ayr North member Laura Brennan-Whitefield, who spoke at the Annual Conference in October on the subject, puts forward the possibility of drug law reform in an independent Scotland… Read More Laura Brennan-Whitefield – Drugs Policy: Medical Cannabis
We are pleased to publish Sara Salyers of Auchtermuchty SNP’s statement entitled “Response to Independent Research Produced for the Scottish Government on Unconventional Gas and Oil Extraction, UGOE, (including hydraulic fracking), November 2016″… Read More Response to Independent Research Produced for the Scottish Government on Unconventional Gas and Oil Extraction, UGOE, (including hydraulic fracking), November 2016
Politics writer Siobhan Tolland tackles the aftermath of Trump’s election in the United States and the worrying rise of the populist right throughout the world.… Read More An internationalist approach is essential to protect Scotland’s social democracy