Beyond the Noise: New green establishment vs the working class?
Beyond the Noise with David Jamieson is a weekly podcast with CommonSpace journalist David Jamieson, where he gets behind the 24/7 outrage-driven social media news circus and gets to heart of issues, trying to find the substance behind the headlines.
THIS week, Jamieson is joined by Gary Smith, Scottish Secretary of the GMB union - part of a coalition, 'Fife - Ready for Renewal' demanding that a new Fife windfarm be constructed in Fife. Has the rhetoric about a 'just transition' towards new green energy collapsed in the face of capitalist power?
Pete Cannell: Join us on Saturday to plot a just climate transition in Scotland
Pete Cannell, activist and Scot.E3 conference organiser, introduces their Just Transitions event this Saturday [17 November] in Edinburgh, which will develop a draft manifesto for action to deliver a rapid green transition which secures the jobs of workers whose employment is currently tied to fossil fuels
ON SATURDAY 17 November there will a one-day conference in Edinburgh to discuss the transition to a sustainable low carbon economy.