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We did it together

We did it together

Anas Sarwar speech to United with Labour rally, Lochgelly on Saturday 11 January 2014. Read morenavigateright

SNP’s economic blueprint doesn’t provide for greater independence but rather less

SNP’s economic blueprint doesn’t provide for greater independence but rather less

Down the years it has been my good fortune to address political rallies and educational schools staged by the industrial wing of the labour movement. Last week rail union Aslef's Scottish political forum was convened at the Scottish Parliament and we discussed the Scottish National Party government's white paper on independence. Read morenavigateright

SNP losing streak continues

SNP losing streak continues

Scottish Labour secured a convincing win in Shettleston last night (Thursday) to extend the SNP's losing streak in council by-elections to 16. Read morenavigateright

What the SNP’s independence plans for big business means for you

What the SNP’s independence plans for big business means for you

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Using procurement as a force for good

Using procurement as a force for good

In Scotland today household incomes are being squeezed while household costs are on the rise, with individuals and families enduring the worst cost of living crisis in generations. If ever there was a time for a change in direction this is it and that is why Labour must rise to the challenge of delivering social, economic and environmental justice in difficult financial circumstances. And I believe we can best do that by following a simple course and base the political decisions we make on the values of the Labour movement. Read morenavigateright

GMB Scotland campaigning for a ‘No’ vote

GMB Scotland campaigning for a ‘No’ vote

This week the GMB has announced that we will be campaigning for a “No” vote in the referendum. Let there be no doubt that there is a real hunger for radical social and economic change among GMB members. Support for “No” should not be seen as support for the status quo, far from it. Read morenavigateright

A future we build together

A future we build together

Leader of the UK Labour Party, Ed Miliband MP speech in Edinburgh, 7 November 2013 Read morenavigateright

A vote for Scotland to stay in UK is the best way to change our country

A vote for Scotland to stay in UK is the best way to change our country

No matter what side you are on, this is a change referendum. Not a choice between independence and the status quo, but a choice between two very different visions for the future of our country and our people. Read morenavigateright

Save Our Police Service

Save Our Police Service

Former Head of the Scottish Crime and Drug Enforcement Agency and Labour spokesperson for Justice, Graeme Pearson MSP, on the campaign to Save Our Police Service. Read morenavigateright

Stunning by-election victory in Dunfermline

Stunning by-election victory in Dunfermline

Scottish Labour Leader Johann Lamont said: "This emphatic result is a credit to the energetic and positive campaign that Cara and her team have fought. It sends a clear message to Alex Salmond - time to take Scotland off pause, stop obsessing about the referendum and get on with the day job of running the country. Read morenavigateright

The SNP is playing cynical politics with the Royal Mail

The SNP is playing cynical politics with the Royal Mail

Following the debate on Royal Mail at the SNP conference today, Shadow Minister for Postal Affairs, Ian Murray has written about the failure of the SNP to answer the fundamental questions on what postal services would look like in an independent Scotland. Read morenavigateright

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Johann Lamont MSP - Annual Conference 2013, Brighton

Leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Johann Lamont, gives a speech to the Labour Party's Annual Conference in Brighton. Watch the videonavigateright

STUC Black Workers’ Conference

STUC Black Workers’ Conference

Anas Sarwar MP, Deputy Leader of the Scottish Labour Party, makes a speech to the 17th STUC Black Workers' Conference in Glasgow Read morenavigateright

Why workers in Scotland should vote No

Why workers in Scotland should vote No

Anas Sarwar MP speech to Clydebank TUC independence debate Read morenavigateright

It’s one year until Scotland decides – here’s 3 ways the SNP campaign is confused

It’s one year until Scotland decides – here’s 3 ways the SNP campaign is confused

Shadow Scottish Secretary, Margaret Curran writing for labourlist.org Read morenavigateright

A Childhood for Everyone?

A Childhood for Everyone?

Rev. Ewan Aitken, Chair of Scottish Labour's Social Justice Sounding Board, outlines the challenges around child poverty and how we make the connections that will bring new synergies to old problems. Read morenavigateright

Speech by Scottish Labour’s Deputy Leader, Anas Sarwar to the Road Haulage Association Conference

Speech by Scottish Labour’s Deputy Leader, Anas Sarwar to the Road Haulage Association Conference

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A positive, principled and forward-looking case for the union

A positive, principled and forward-looking case for the union

Speech by Rt. Hon. Gordon Brown MP, United with Labour, 2 September 2013, Glasgow Read morenavigateright

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