You’d be surprised by just how many of the rights we take for granted at work are actually guaranteed by the EU. Many of these rights only exist because of EU laws or court decisions.
Being in the EU has been good for our environment. The EU has taken a lead on big global issues like climate change and pollution, it has guaranteed ambitious environmental standards across Europe and it has taken action to protect natural habitats.
Here are just five ways a vote to Remain in the EU is a vote to protect our environment.
Europe is good for Scotland. For Scotland’s families being in the EU means jobs, workplace protections, cheaper travel and consumer protection rights too.
Here are just some of the benefits of a Remain vote on 23 June for Scotland’s families.
Scotland’s EU membership gives our businesses access to the world’s largest trading area, while protecting jobs, supporting exports and boosting our economy.
Here are just five ways being part of the EU benefits Scotland.
Being part of the EU brings huge opportunities for Scotland’s young people, including the right to work, train, travel or study in 28 EU member countries.
Here are just five ways being in the EU is good for Scotland’s young people.
The SNP are committed to furthering gender equality in Scotland, and our actions build on protections put in place by the EU. By voting to Remain, we can protect these rights and build on them in the future.
Here are just some of the ways the EU has benefitted women in Scotland and across the UK.
On Thursday voters across the UK will decide whether to remain in the European Union. The outcome of this vote could have profound consequences for the social protections we currently benefit from, including the future of health services across the UK.
There are simply no words to properly describe the collective feeling of shock, horror and sadness that we all feel at the brutal killing of Jo Cox. My thoughts are very much with those closest to her – her husband, their two young children, and their wider family.
It will come as no surprise to anyone that I believe countries should be independent—but I also believe that, in the modern world, independent countries must work together.