National Question in Scotland

Scotland Needs Socialism: Scottish Independence?

Submitted by Admin on Fri, 05/26/2017 - 20:38

Scotland Needs Socialism: Scottish Independence: A Communist Perspective filmed Thursday the 14th of November 2013 at 7pm in Pollokshields Burgh Hall, Glasgow.

The meeting is entitled "Scotland Needs Socialism" and will focus on the need for a revolutionary transformation of society in the context of the world today and Scotland in particular. The speaker is Chair of the CP Scotland District and Communist Candidate in the 2011 general elections in the Glasgow North-West seat, Marc Livingstone.

Scottish "Independence" - Aye or Naw? Glasgow Partick Debate

Submitted by Admin on Fri, 05/26/2017 - 20:33

The Communist Party Glasgow West branch held a successful public meeting in June 2014 to explore further the issues surrounding the Scottish Independence Referendum in September 18 2014. We were fortunate to have along Ray Mennie, Dundee Communist and member of the Scottish Committee of the Communist Party, who featured recently on an episode of Question Time and became somewhat of an Internet sensation!

"Britain Needs Socialism!" - with Simon Steel

Submitted by Admin on Fri, 05/26/2017 - 20:29

After much discussion during the Scottish Referendum in 2014 on the national question the eventual result was not a call for the status quo - we need to move towards a progressive, democratic, federal system for all the nations of Britain!

A public event was held in Glasgow's Partick community around the need for bringing class politics back into focus, with Simon Steel from the Scottish Committee of the Communist Party speaking on why we need to unite together in campaigning & fighting for Socialism for all the nations of Britain.