MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

by Sandra Webster I can remember writing for Mental Health Awareness week last year. The world seemed a more hopeful place then with folk dreaming of a different Scotland which would support the most vulnerable. We have gone round the sun another time and have things changed at all? The barriers that folk with mental […]

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The Electoral Revolution…

Remember – this podcast is available on iTunes to download FREE.  Search for “Socialist Voices” or click HERE In today’s podcast, Michael Greenwell continues his interview series, this week he interviews SSP Co-Spokesperson, Colin Fox. On the campaign trail with Liam McLaughlan and Sandra Webster […]

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Workers Memorial Day

by Sandra Webster “You go to your work expecting to come home” – Robert Parker I’m back home from a very moving and powerful workers Memorial Day service in Paisley organized by the trade council. Lynne Henderson, Scottish secretary of the PCS union, highlighted that a worker in the world dies every 15 seconds. Although it […]

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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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Dear Sam Cam…

This letter was prompted by an interview by Samantha Cameron in The Mail on Sunday, and printed in The National on April 9 DEAR Sam Cam, I don’t usually read the Mail but I was compelled to read your interview. Just to say I did not pay for it. You try to portray a tale […]

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PODCAST: CHOOSE YOUR ENEMY…

On Scotlands most listened to socialist podcast, SSP Glasgow East candidate Liam McLaughlan on his election campaign, Singer song writer, Joe Solo on his support for the miners and the mining communities, Jenni Gunn on remembering the conscientious objectors, SSP co-spokesperson, Sandra Webster on the One in Five campaign, Beinn Irbhinn on the language of […]

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