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Labour voters moving to Yes

September 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

by Alan Bissett Here we are going into the last fortnight of the long campaign for Scottish independence and things are now very exciting indeed. The latest poll, from the No-friendly YouGov, places ...

Workers need to vote Yes

September 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

by Richie Venton, SSP national workplace organiser and USDAW workplace convener The working class make up the vast majority population, but we get a shrinking minority of the wealth we create in the ...

Voices for Yes

August 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

Stephen Smellie, depute-convener, UNISON Scotland (personal capacity) As a Unison activist, I have no illusions that the SNP are the ideal government for working people. Their record on sticking to ...