Catalan elections closely watched in Scotland

The Catalan independence movement needs to be understood as a popular uprising for democracy and the right of self-determination within a strongly centralised state.

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12th February 2021 // 0 Comments

Speak out on Catalonia

On 14 October nine prominent Catalan political figures were sentenced to over 100 years in jail for organising a referendum on self determination on 1 October 2017. They are guilty of nothing more than organising a vote that was violently suppressed by the Spanish State.

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16th October 2019 // 0 Comments

Scotland in solidarity with Catalonia

The question of Catalonia has had ridiculously little coverage in the British media recently, though Scotland has been to some extent an exception. This is partly because [...]

10th April 2018 // 1 Comment

Deadlock in Catalonia

The crisis in Catalonia is continuing, writes Dave Kellaway.  The Spanish state has  imposed the constitutional article 155 which allows the central Spanish state to take [...]

14th November 2017 // 2 Comments

Catalan Defence Committee Scotland launched

Following a series of successful demonstrations called by the Radical Indepence Campaign and others and meetings by left wing groups such as the Scottish Socialist Party and [...]

18th October 2017 // 1 Comment

Glasgow Solidarity with Catalonia!

Several hundred people gathered at short notice to support Catalonia in Glasgow’s George Square on Monday 9th October.  They marched to the symbol of solidarity from [...]

10th October 2017 // 0 Comments

Scots stand with Catalonia

Over 1,000 demonstrators from across Scotland braved heavy outbursts of rain to march through the streets of Edinburgh in solidarity with the right of self determination for [...]

2nd October 2017 // 0 Comments

Scotland in solidarity with Catalonia!

Over 100 people attended an emergency rally in Glasgow in solidarity with Catalonia, called at only a few hours’ notice . The rally took place on the evening of [...]

22nd September 2017 // 0 Comments