‘The UCU have the full support of the student movement’: NUS Scotland backs new university strikes
60 UK universities will face eight days of strike action beginning on 25 November
- UCU strikes to affect 12 Scottish institutions, including the universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews
- Industrial action spurred by legal disputes over changes to pensions and the failure of universities to address issues of pay, equality, casualisation and workloads
- UCU strike action in 2018 saw widespread occupations of university buildings by student demonstrators
#GlobalClimateStrike: Scotland joins voices from around the world
Thousands across Scotland joined millions across the world to demand action in the face of the climate emergency
SCOTLAND has joined with nations across the world in a global strike demanding action to halt the climate emergency that threatens the future of the human race.
Analysis: European elections may demonstrate the gulf between Scotland and England – and keep independence on the table
Polarisation between Scottish and English voters next week could reignite the sense of democratic outrage over Brexit, and reinforce the necessity of independence
SAME as it ever was, it’s happening again.