Wednesday, 19 February , 2020

Scotland

The labour movement must take a lead on the Scottish independence...

PCS is calling for the STUC to facilitate a union-led ‘constitutional convention’ to represent the voices, views and vision of working people across Scotland...

Irish unification is becoming likelier

Time to start thinking about what it might mean Feb. 13, 2020 FOR MOST of the century since Ireland gained independence from Britain, control of the...

Scotland asks EU to ‘leave a light on’ in Brussels after...

By David Walsh  01/02/2020 As the brooding hulk of Arthur’s Seat succumbed to the darkness, crowds gathered outside the Scottish Parliament at its base to mark...

Everybody wants a state. But states matter less and less!

‘Scotland’s right to choose’: Thousands join pro-independence march in Glasgow 11 Jan, 2020 Thousands of protesters have braved rain and strong wind in Glasgow to take...

All Is Not Lost for Labour

December 13, 2019 British activist Tariq Ali argues that Labour's strategy was deeply flawed, but turmoil will follow Boris Johnson despite the large Conservative victory. Published...

“Dark Day for Everyone Who Believes in Justice”: U.K. Tories Defeat...

December 13, 2019 The British Conservative Party has won a decisive majority in Thursday’s general election, winning seats in Labour Party strongholds and paving the...

Britain: The view from the City

Boris Johnson’s big win The Conservatives triumph. Yet Boris Johnson faces tough challenges over Brexit—and much else Dec 13th 2019 GRIMSBY SUMMED UP a fantastic night for...

‘Irresistible force of Scottish independence meets immovable object of BoJo majority’:...

13 Dec, 2019 While UK PM Boris Johnson has scored a major win, the other big story of the UK election is the “overwhelming triumph”...

United Ireland? UK election results ‘reflect dramatic & historic shift in...

13 Dec, 2019 Historic election results in Northern Ireland which saw pro-Irish nationalists overtake pro-British unionists for the first time indicates the demographics of the...

Sturgeon demands Scottish independence referendum powers after SNP landslide

First minister tells Boris Johnson she has renewed mandate after winning 47 of Scotland’s 59 seats By Severin Carrell 13 Dec 2019 Nicola Sturgeon has...