The Scottish referendum: Lessons from Quebec
17 September 2014
As in Scotland today, in the run-up to the 1995 Quebec referendum, the unions and pseudo-left played a critical role in giving a “progressive” coloring to the reactionary project for an independen
UK trade union bureaucracy split on Scottish independence
17 September 2014
The trade unions have facilitated the promotion of regionalism for years.
Workers and youth support Socialist Equality Party campaign in opposition to Scottish nationalism
16 September 2014
Workers and young people in Scotland have responded positively to the SEP’s call for a “No” vote in Thursday’s referendum on the basis of a rejection of nationalism and the fight for the unity

Further coverage of developments in Scotland on the World Socialist Web Site...


UK news

Victorian-era diseases return to Britain
17 September 2014
Figures from England and Wales indicate that there was a 19 percent increase in the number of people hospitalised for malnutrition in the last year.
Workers and youth support Socialist Equality Party campaign in opposition to Scottish nationalism
16 September 2014
Workers and young people in Scotland have responded positively to the SEP’s call for a “No” vote in Thursday’s referendum on the basis of a rejection of nationalism and the fight for the unity
The impact on Europe of the Scottish independence referendum
16 September 2014
The immense tensions generated by the Scottish referendum point to an unprecedented crisis of rule, whatever the outcome of Thursday’s ballot.

Further coverage of events in Britain on the World Socialist Web Site...