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Radical Common Weal +CommonWealFife
At Radical Common Weal, we strive to be part of the solution for a Better Scotland.
 Joined June 2017
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The ramifications from this week’s Supreme Court ruling continue to unfold. For some there’s a shrug of the shoulders, a contemptuous ‘told you so’ and a wry ‘this cha…
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This week, guest host Rory Hamilton talks to Common Weal Board Member Allison Graham, former SNP Policy Development Convenor Chris Hanlon, and editor of Vive Ecosse independence blog, Graeme Spence about the UKSC judgement, the rallies that followed, and what’s next for the independence movement.
“I don’t think Scotland is a colony as such, but it’s equally wrong to ignore the basis of that claim. After today, Scotland can be seen as a nation that is unable to achieve stat…
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📝 In this week’s newsletter, Nicola Biggerstaff talks to teachers about the pressure they are under, and why they are striking - ultimately a compelling case of workers asking for the bare minimum who deserve better #solidarity.

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Scottish independence will make Scotland wealthier - the UK Govt said so. In his effort to balance the books, UK Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has unwittingly revea...
IT’S an exciting week ahead for us at Scottish Engineering, as in our capacity as manager of the Forth and Tay Offshore Cluster we will be hosting…
Jonathon Shafi argues that there is a real current of thought in the SNP seeking privatisation in the NHS.This is an abridged version of an article posted on
DON’T WAIT AROUND FOR JUDGEMENT DAY: From The Province of The Cat by George Gunn I had thought about waiting for the decision of the Supreme Court on the Scottish Governments competence to hold a r…

“Public Order Bill: The Most Repressive Legislation of the Modern Era @GeorgeMonbiot
📝 In this week’s newsletter, Leo Plumb tackles parental rights and the key role they play in supporting #wellbeing as much as the labour market, as well as reflecting on the Pregnant Then Screwed campaign.

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WILL independence campaigners be left with egg on our collective faces when the Supreme Court rules on Holyrood’s planned advisory independence…

Jim Byrne calls for a Scottish currency and a central bank soon after independence. He advocates joining the EU but not the Euro. He writes an independent Scotland has ambitious goals that need to be funded and will be harder to...
Now Greenock's joined Supreme Court Decision Day rallies - the 11th across Scotland. Lyle Fountain Cathcart Square next Weds 23 at 5.30pm. Info on all rallies at Please sign up if you're coming along. It makes planning a lot easier for us.

Categories Uncategorised Scotland bails out the UK Post author By Graeme Spence Post date 17 November 2022 6 Comments on Scotland bails out the UK I cannot believe the words I am about to type tonight. I have walked away from writing this several times. I have considered the implications over and ov...

From energy windfall taxes to VAT thresholds, representatives from most sectors find fault with the fiscal plan
Cristina Ertze – 10th November 2022 I worry. It just seems to be a thing I can’t avoid doing nowadays. I worry. I worry about bills. I worry about the environment. I worry about my kids futur…
Listening to the radio the other day and they had assembled a whole panel to talk about Peter Kay’s return to standup comedy. If you missed it the four-strong panel agreed that Peter Kay was …
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