Edinburgh RIC came together just before the Radical Independence Conference held in Glasgow on November 30th, 2012, attended by 800 people.  Edinburgh RIC was the first Local Group in Scotland and has met and been involved in action continuously since March 2013 with regular Assemblies (see Archive and Reports). We provide solidarity with campaigns to bringContinue reading “EDINBURGH RIC”

Global Warming and Organising for COP 26

Edinburgh RIC Assembly Wednesday, August 18th, 7 pm Mim Black (Press Officer, COP-26 Coalition) for details of this Zoom meeting contact – edinburghric@gmail.com see article on the impact of the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming Code Red by Mike Small, bella caledonia https://bellacaledonia.org.uk/2021/08/09/code-red/ and Scottish Independence and the Path to Climate Justice by Mim BlackContinue reading Global Warming and Organising for COP 26


The last Edinburgh RIC report was submitted to the abortive national AGM on 17.1.21. Edinburgh RIC has continued to organise.  No local group reports were taken at the relaunch national RIC conference on 6.2.21 or at the revived National Forum on 26.6.21.  Therefore, this report will cover Edinburgh RIC activity since the abortive RIC AGM. Edinburgh RICContinue reading “RIC EDINBURGH REPORT, 24.7.21”

Glasgow protest against the Nationality and Borders Bill

The Edinburgh RIC banner was at the protest against the Nationality and Borders Bill in Glasgow on the 17th July. This protest was organised by the organised by the No Evictions Network. A full report, written by Maria Elena Carpintero Torres-Corvedo by can be seen on bella caledonia. https://bellacaledonia.org.uk/2021/07/19/how-the-no-evictions-network-is-fighting-the-nationality-and-borders-bill/ The following poem by Ewan GirvanContinue reading “Glasgow protest against the Nationality and Borders Bill”


AFTER THE MAY 6th HOLYROOD ELECTION – WHAT NOW? An introduction by Kate Nevens – Scottish Green Regional List candidate Lothians What happens next?  All Green MSPs will campaign and vote for a referendum within this Parliamentary term  We will continue to build the Green YES movement and vision, and work with the broader independence movementContinue reading “EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY-26.5.21”