How to Launch a Scottish Currency
Common Weal launches a major new campaign supporting the proposal that an independent Scotland should have its own currency by day one of independence.
Common Weal believes that an independent Scotland needs its own currency. This is the core message of a major new campaign to influence and add to the discussion around what independence should look like and what it should mean.
Common Weal Welcomes Our New Policy Officer
Common Weal welcomes Linda Pearson as our new Policy Officer
Over the past four years Common Weal has made a significant mark on the Scottish political landscape. We’re now regularly featured in the media and have played an instrumental role in pushing forward the case for Scottish independence and in developing keystone policies such as the Scottish National Investment Bank and Scottish National Infrastructure Company which will radically reshape Scotland’s economy and society in years to come.
Common Weal Welcomes Our New Campaigns Officer
Common Weal welcomes Jonathon Shafi as our new campaigns officer
Jonathon should be well known to many of you already through his work in co-founding the Radical Independence Campaign – which was instrumental in reforging the 2014 independence campaign into the popular movement it has become.
A Silver Chain – A Critique of the Sustainable Growth Commission’s Monetary Policy Recommendations
Scotland needs its own currency on day one of independence
COMMON WEAL has intervened in the debate surrounding Andrew Wilson’s Growth Commission by offering a substantial critique to keeping the Pound Sterling post-independence.
Common Weal is hiring – This is your opportunity to work with us to build a Common Weal Scotland
This is your opportunity to work with us to build a Common Weal Scotland
WE ARE RECRUITING a new Policy Officer and a new Campaigns Officer to join the ambitious Common Weal team as we continue to develop policy ideas and campaigns that we believe can transform Scotland into the best society, economy and culture it can possibly be.
Foundations for Freedom: A discussion paper on the process for establishing an independent Scotland’s Constitution
Top constitutional expert Dr W. Elliot Bulmer, has outlined how the case for an independent Scotland must be founded on a ‘strong, inclusive and reassuring constitutional foundation’.