New Economics for a New Labour Party

By Lauren Gilmore, Scottish Labour Young Socialists Executive Member. Around 300 people gathered at Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall on Saturday, for what was the first ever “New Economics” conference in Scotland. The conference included many positive contributions from politicians, economists, and ordinary members alike. The “New Economics” series of conferences across the country are intended… Read More New Economics for a New Labour Party

Liam Gleeson’s Speech to Scottish Young Labour Conference 2017

Liam Gleeson is the Chair of Scottish Young Labour. “Conference, I’m Liam Gleeson from the leaflets. I’m a worker, a student, and a socialist. And today I’m standing to be your next Chair of Scottish Young Labour. I want to start by thanking you all for coming, especially those who have travelled across the country to… Read More Liam Gleeson’s Speech to Scottish Young Labour Conference 2017

SLYS statement in response to the election of Donald Trump

Almost a decade on from the global financial crisis, the recovery has yet to be felt by those in America’s deindustrialised communities. Liberalism has presided over decades of decline and social discomposition, and it is only against this backdrop that Donald Trump’s victory could be made possible. Concerns about economic insecurity, denied a voice by… Read More SLYS statement in response to the election of Donald Trump