Scotland

SCOTLAND - Salmond threat will not scare us

Alex Salmond’s recent call for a new referendum on Scottish independence as an ‘inevitable’ demand of the Scottish people underlines some of the problems facing the Left in Scotland. It also highlights the need to address the issue of populist nationalism, writes CP Scotland secretary, Tommy Morrison.

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SCOTLAND RALLIES TOO - A call to all to oppose austerity

On Friday 15th May, the STUC announced that it would be throwing its weight behind, and effectively becoming the key organiser of, a rally in George Square on Saturday 20th June 2015 against austerity. It will complement the giant march planned for London on the same day. The CP in Scotalnd immediately called on all members and supporters to mobilise for the rally.

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JOHN HUNTER -"Whither SNP trade unionists?"

John Hunter, Scottish organiser of the Young Communist League reviews the first trade union conference of the SNP and asks how they will face up to the challenges posed by party policy.

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