How Better Than Zero's invite to shape legislation shows the influence grassroots groups are gaining
Grassroots campaign set to influence legislation after successful campaigns bringing fresh attention to workers’ rights
CAMPAIGN GROUP Better Than Zero (BTZ) will be consulted by SNP MP Stewart McDonald to help draft his private members’ bill opposing unpaid trial shifts for workers, and the group credits the efforts of grassroots activists for prompting the legislation.
SNP candidate: Israel is apartheid and Netanyahu should be tried for war crimes
Stewart McDonald decries British imperialism and backs boycott campaign of Israel
THE SNP General Election candidate for Glasgow South has called Israel an apartheid state and said its Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, should be tried for war crimes.
Stewart McDonald made the remarks at a husting debate at Langside Parish Church organised by the Common Weal Glasgow South group.