SSP Election Communication

Over the past week this special edition of the Scottish Socialist Voice has been sent to every household in Edinburgh South West.  Click on each image for a larger, more readable, version.


Candidate Colin Fox on the BBC

Edinburgh South-West Candidate Colin Fox spoke to the BBC about what the SSP stands for a few days ago, highlighting the fight against cuts, war and corruption in parliament.  You can find the a recording of the interview by clicking here.

SSP Party Political Broadcast

Trident, unemployment, inequality and cuts versus an Independent Socialist Scotland.

John Maclean — for an Independent Socialist Scotland

John Maclean's casket being removed from his Pollokshaws home

SSP National Spokesman Colin Fox played the role of world-renowned Scottish socialist John Maclean last night, delivering his famous Speech From the Dock outside the High Court in Edinburgh on the 86th anniversary of his death.   It was here that Maclean took a principled stand against the war and for socialism, declaring:

“[N]o government is going to take from me my right to speak, my right to protest against wrong, my right to do everything that is for the benefit of mankind.”

Branch Meeting, 19th November

Edinburgh north and south branches hold their monthly joint meeting this Thursday (15th October) at 7:30pm in Nelson Hall, 5 Spittalfield Crescent, Edinburgh (EH8 9QZ).  The main topic of discussion will be the upcoming Independence Referendum Bill, along with updates on recent campaigns, including the demonstration against NATO and the work against Edinburgh school closures.

If you are interested in attending you can get in touch with us at