vendredi, septembre 12, 2014

Jim Sillars on Scottish independence: how Yes can tackle poverty & create a better Scotland

Publiée le 2014-09-11
'Independence Minded' feature: Jim Sillars, the former Labour and SNP MP has become a figurehead for many in the Yes movement, balancing emotive and powerful arguments that appeal to the heart with a pragmatic, fully formed vision of an independent socialist Scotland, one which he has been fighting towards for more than 30 years. It’s a future different than that which Alex Salmond offers, and it’s closer than it has ever been, thanks in no small part to the grassroots which he has helped inspire along the way. We met him to find out more.