WORKERS ASK: WHOSE SIDE ARE THE PARTIES ON?

You could be forgiven for forgetting that the working class make up the vast majority of the population, judging by how our interests and aspirations are ignored or trampled on by politicians representing the tiny minority who have grabbed most of the country’s wealth – the 1%. Then the election looms, so mainstream politicians who […]

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Donate to the Socialists election campaign fund

by Jim McVicar, Scottish Socialist Party National Treasurer The General Election takes place on 7 May this year and will give the people of Scotland an opportunity to let David Cameron and his unelected Tory/Lib Dem coalition government know exactly what the people of Scotland think of them. After the very positive campaign during the […]

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A proud signatory to One in Five

The SSP’s Executive Committee have agreed working to implement the One in Five Charter, becoming the third party in Scotland to do so. We are proud to show our continuing commitment to making politics accessible for people with disabilities and long-term health conditions. Sandra Webster, SSP co-national spokesperson and candidate for Paisley and Renfrewshire South […]

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Bill Bonnar on UKIP’s doctrine of fear

By ALAN FERGUSON Glasgow South SSP A POISONOUS right wing agenda is creeping into Scotland from over the border. UKIP is not a significant force in Scotland which has consistently rejected their heady mixture of right wing nationalism, racism and xenophobia. Although they managed to marginally win a Scottish seat in the Euro election this […]

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