Westminster Shame: nuclear weapons retained!

Our joint national spokespeople reflect on a day of shame at Westminster. On hearing the result, Katie Bonnar said: “The decision to renew Trident is another example of where the will of the Scottish people has been cynically ignored. “All but one Scottish MP and almost the entire Scottish Parliament voted against renewal. Despite this, […]

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Tame North Ayrshire Council cuts ~£10m

This afternoon, a symphony of municipal slaughter was passed in North Ayrshire Council’s budget meeting. Pages and pages of unopposed, passed-on cuts were passed with nary a word of dissent from the elected. West Scotland RISE lead candidate and Ayrshire SSP branch secretary, Colin Turbett comments : “With minor criticism from Labour – who would […]

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SSP backs Syriza Scotland Demo

SSP BACKS SYRIZA SCOTLAND DEMO “SCOTLAND MUST BACK THE GREEK PEOPLE AND SYRIZA AGAINST THE MONEYMEN” — FOX SYRIZA Scotland is calling a rally outside the office of the European Commission in Edinburgh at 12 noon on Saturday the 4th of July. SSP members will join the protest in solidarity with the Greek people. The […]

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SSP Podcast: Apocryphal Tales – 2

In today’s Socialist Voices, we have SSP co-spokespeople, Sandra Webster and Colin Fox, Sandra on Paisley’s Sma Shot and Colin on the SNP’s strange relationship with the monarchy. We have Don Mackeen on racism in the USA, the Confederate flag and of course the awful terrorist events in Charleston last week.  We have Dr Bruce […]

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