Douglas Ross: “People have to be really clear that a vote for the SNP is a vote for another independence referendum”. Scotland voted SNP in record numbers, with the most votes any party has ever received in a Scottish election.
Nicola Sturgeon: “I hope we’re finally at a watershed moment and a turning point where we stop expecting women to fix these problems, and put the full glare where it belongs – on men who behave in a deeply unacceptable and misogynistic way.”
The Scottish Parliament united in passing the UNCRC Bill to strengthen children’s rights. The UK government then took the Scottish Government to court to strike it down.
This Tory MSP tried to suggest that the damaging consequences of Brexit weren’t of the UK government’s making. He didn’t expect Angus Robertson’s response…
All parties in the Scottish Parliament united to reject the cruel Universal Credit cut that will push thousands into poverty. All parties apart from one – the Scottish Tories.
Read Angus Robertson’s full parliamentary statement on the latest Brexit impacts in Scotland.
Scotland is paying a heavy price for a Brexit that Labour and Tories are now united in supporting. It’s time to choose a different future.
From delivering more affordable homes, tackling child poverty, and building a more equal society – we’re delivering real progress for Scotland.
The Scottish Parliament. Anti-poverty charities. Children’s commissioners in all UK nations. All six former DWP secretaries since 2010. All united in opposing the Universal Credit cut.
Read Nicola Sturgeon’s full closing speech at #SNP21 on our path to a fairer, greener, independent Scotland.
Read Shona Robison’s #SNP21 speech on the bold steps we’re taking to tackle child poverty and create a more equal society.
Read John Swinney’s #SNP21 speech on our Programme for Government, a better recovery, and building towards independence.
Read Humza Yousaf’s #SNP21 speech on how we’re building a National Care Service and a stronger NHS.
Read Kate Forbes’ #SNP21 speech on how we’re securing a better, fairer recovery, and the economic potential of an independent Scotland.
Read Ian Blackford’s #SNP21 speech on the harsh impacts of Tory austerity and standing up for Scotland at Westminster.
Read Shirley-Anne Somerville’s #SNP21 speech on how we’re delivering a better education system and opportunities for all.
Read Michael Russell’s #SNP21 speech on why Westminster isn’t working for Scotland, and how we advance the case for independence.
Read Keith Brown’s speech at #SNP21, on our collective role in reaching out to advance support for independence.
The pattern from this UK Tory government has been clear throughout the pandemic – it’s one rule for them and another for the rest of us.
The House of Lords has no democratic legitimacy and neither does Baroness Ruth Davidson.
Ian Blackford takes Boris Johnson and this Tory government to task for their history of racism and failure to stand up to actions of racists.
SNP MPs voted to reject the Tories’ callous cuts to international aid and keep the promises to our fellow global citizens.
Nicola Sturgeon: “My job is not to take the easy decisions in a quest for popularity, it is to do what I think is most likely to keep the country safe as possible.”
Tories say they want to prevent illegal crossings – but won’t open up any safe and legal routes. They say they’re ‘compassionate’ – but are cutting international aid for the vulnerable.
Nicola Sturgeon at the Austrian World Summit: “We have to be bold, and we have to be brave. We owe it to the generation growing up now to leave the planet in better shape for them.”
Vaccination is our best way to defeat the virus and save lives. From Monday 5 July, every mainland health board will offer drop-in vaccine appointments.
Get both doses of the vaccine. Get tested regularly. Look after each other and stick with the guidelines.
It’s a scandal that in the midst of the pandemic, Tory ministers were misusing emergency COVID contracts for constitutional campaigning – instead of saving lives.