The Editorial

SLR says workers’ solidarity of interest & action across borders fits the Scottish perspective. Let's define borders.

Brexit blues and polling problems

The Editor reflects on the challenges facing Unions in Scotland. Unsurprisingly, there are differences and similarities.

2018: here we go!

Richard Leonard's election as Scottish Labour leader benefits the left in the age of the hegemony of austerity and neo-liberalism.

Feedback: Immigration controls

Let's examine the political reason that is making immigration so important.


Vladimir McTavish on UK Ministerial resignations, driverless cars and Theresa May's survival.

Beginnings of a new dawn?

The election of Richard Leonard as Leader of the Scottish Labour Party benefits the whole of the left.

The Editor – no silly season

Jeremy Corbyn is touring Labour marginals (90-100 ) highlighting the weakness of the Tories & proving he is a gr8 speaker.

More than no monarchy

Graham Smith sketches out what a modern republic would look like.

Making Britain non-nuclear

Arthur West surveys the possibilities after the signing of a new treaty.

Orange and green plus red, white & blue

Brian Campfield examines the underlying forces of Northern Ireland’s political impasse.