Catalan Defence Committee Scotland
MEPs call for release of Catalan political prisoners on hunger strike
Four pro-independence Catalan leaders imprisoned for their role in the 2017 referendum began their hunger strike last week
DOZENS of MEPs have called upon the Spanish state to release Catalan political prisoners with all charges dropped, as four of the jailed leaders continue with a hunger strike.
‘Let’s fill Edinburgh’: ANC Scotland prepares for weekend of action in solidarity with Catalan prisoners and exiles
Campaign launched for Scottish citizens to offer free accommodation to visiting Catalans
FOLLOWING the withdrawal of the European Arrest Warrants for Clara Ponsati and all other Catalan politicians sought by the Spanish authorities, the grassroots solidarity organisation Catalan National Assembly (ANC) Scotland has announced a series of actions across Edinburgh this weekend to show support for Catalan political prisoners and exiles.
Podcast: Catalonia Reborn, with co-author Chris Bambery
Catalonia Reborn, by Chris Bambery and George Kerevan, was published in May, and is available at Luath Press
COMMONSPACE editor Ben Wray spoke to Chris Bambery, co-author of newly released 'Catalonia Reborn - How Catalonia took on the corrupt Spanish State and the Legacy of Franco' with George Kerevan.
Day of Roses celebration planned in Glasgow to honour Catalan political prisoners
ANC Scotland event to be held at Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow, 3pm on Saturday 28 April
THE CATALAN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (ANC) OF SCOTLAND will reflect the politicised nature of the most recent La Diada de Santi Jordi, the celebration of Saint George observed throughout Catalonia, by honouring those “being held in prison for their political ideas”.
At a special event held at Glasgow University’s Queen Margaret Union on Saturday, 28 April, ANC Scotland will host an evening of discussion and music themed around Catalonia’s present struggle.
Scottish trade unions call for 'immediate release and acquittal of all political prisoners' in Catalonia
Stuart Graham, homeless case worker from Glasgow who spoke to the motion at congress, spoke to CommonSpace about why he was backing Catalonia’s democratic rights
SCOTLAND’S trade unions unanimously backed a motion at their annual conference in Aviemore today [18 April] calling for Spanish authorities to release and acquit all pro-independence Catalan political prisoners in Aviemore today.
Solidarity rally at Scottish Parliament planned for day of Catalan election
Demonstration against “brutal repression” to be held by the Catalan Defence Committee Scotland
THE CATALAN DEFENCE COMMITTEE SCOTLAND (CDCS) have called for a rally outside the Scottish Parliament on 21 December to show solidarity with the people of Catalonia on the day of their historic election.