Tories face backlash: Over one million people say Donald Trump not welcome for state visit
Following an executive order banning Muslims from entry to the US, Trump finds himself a centre of campaign to block state visit
OVER A MILLION people from Scotland and the rest of the UK have signed a petition urging the UK government to downgrade its invitation of a State visit to US President Donald J Trump.
Yvonne Ridley: French police could take lessons from Scotland's cops after #burkiniban
CommonSpace columnist Yvonne Ridley says Police Scotland's decision to make the hijab an optional part of its uniform is a stark contrast with current events in France
SO, Police Scotland has said women from muslim communities may now wear the hijab as part of their uniform - my first reaction to this was to wonder why it has taken so long.
‘Don’t mourn, organise’: Details of Scotland-wide protests against #MuslimBan
Major towns and cities plan rallies tonight as part of global protest movement
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP’S BAN on Syrian refugees and citizens and duel citizens from seven Muslim nations has caused protest, outrage, and a backlash across the globe.
The executive order, which came into force over the weekend, has led to the anti-racism movement in Scotland calling rallies across the country’s major cities.