The race for the leadership of the Scottish National Party took a
dramatic twist recently when on the day nominations closed former SNP
leader Alex Salmond announced he was standing for party convener.
Kevin reveals his position when he says in his article: "Those who see
politics purely in terms of capitalism or socialism have yet to make any
serious attempt to explain how a controlling class can be prevented from
arising to a position of power in a post-capitalist society."
Last Friday saw up to 4,000 defiant nursery nurses, parents and
supporters demonstrating on the streets of Glasgow for a decent pay
deal. The protest marked the fifth day of indefinite strike action by
Scotland’s nursery nurses.