SSP Launches 2015 Manifesto: £10 Now!, Carers and Union rights

A commitment to a £10 Living Wage for all, defiance of austerity, and the eradication of insecure zero-hour contracts are at the heart of the Scottish Socialist Party’s deepest-red manifesto, launched earlier today at the Augustine Church in Edinburgh. On the demand for a £10 living wage, to be implemented immediately: “The other parties contesting […]

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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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SCOTTISH SOCIALIST VOICE – ISSUE 439

In this issue, we look at the European Parliamentary Election results, and why UKIP’s English earthquake was not repeated in Scotland, how they managed to sneak in a Scottish seat despite their lack of impact on the ground here, and what these results mean for the prospects of a Yes vote in September. […]

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