SAVE OUR CARE HOMES

PUBLIC DEMONSTRATION, 14.9.21, 9.30, EDINBURGH CITY CHAMBERS  UNISON will be hosting a public demonstration outside the Edinburgh City Chambers on Tuesday 14th September from 9.30am as we continue to put pressure on decision makers to #SaveOurCareHomes. The story so far: https://unison-edinburgh.org.uk/care-workers-launch-campaign-to-save-edinburgh-city-council-care-homes/ The demo will coincide with the meeting of the Edinburgh Integrated Joint Board (EIJB) meetingContinue reading “SAVE OUR CARE HOMES”

EDINBURGH RIC REPORT, 4.9.21

RIC EDINBURGH REPORT, 4.9.21 Edinburgh RIC Organising Meetings          26. 7.21.          Organising the next Edinburgh RIC Assembly, for 18.8.21 was discussed      (see below). Allan gave report of the RIC National Forum, 24.7.21.          Allan to make enquiries about new banner.           Future events were also discussed.          23.8.21          The Edinburgh RIC Assembly held on 18.8.21 was discussed.           It was agreed toContinue reading “EDINBURGH RIC REPORT, 4.9.21”

EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY –18.8.21

ORGANISING FOR COP-26  An introduction by Mim Black, Press officer Cop 26 Coalition Mim’s talk on Scottish Independence and the Path to Climate Justice can eb seen at:- In the discussion the following issues and links were made:- The history of Cop The proposed Cambo oilfield https://scote3.net/2021/08/11/no-new-north-sea-development/) There are now 30 local Cop-26 hubs andContinue reading EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY –18.8.21

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

RIC EDINBURGH REPORT, 24.7.21

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”

EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY-26.5.21

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”

EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY WEDNESDAY 26 May 7pm AFTER THE HOLYROOD ELECTION ELECTION – WHAT NOW?

Introduced by Kate Nevens, Scottish Green candidate If you wish to attend send your e-mail address for Zoom details to edinburghric@gmail.com _____________ also see:- A. Articles on the May 6th election Terry Conway – Disunited kingdom, Anti* Capitalist Resistance,  22.5.21 2. It’s the constitution stupid! – Allan Armstrong, RCF, 19.5.21 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2021/05/19/its-the-constitution-stupid/ 3. After the election – whatContinue reading “EDINBURGH RIC ASSEMBLY WEDNESDAY 26 May 7pm AFTER THE HOLYROOD ELECTION ELECTION – WHAT NOW?”