03 July 2014The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) condemns the killing of all civilians, by all parties and calls on the International Community to condemn the criminal use of force by the Israeli Government
29 June 2014Britain's Armed Forces day was marked by protests against militarism in Scotland
26 June 2014Scottish Friends of Palestine has released an Open Letter to Alex Salmond urging the Scottish Government to acknowledge the position of Israel as an apartheid state.
11 June 2014SACC is disappointed by the Scottish Government's stance over the Israel-Palestine conflict and calls for it to take steps to ensure that it is not complicit in human rights abuses by Israel
10 June 2014"An absolutely compelling case that Tommy Sheridan's conviction for perjury was a miscarriage of justice." Tommy Sheridan is to file an application with the SCCRC seeking to overturn his conviction
09 June 2014Humza Yousaf, Scotland's Minister for External Affairs and International Development, reaffirms the Scottish Government's condemnation of any expansion of Israel's illegal settlements in the Occupied Territories.
05 June 2014Jim Swire, father of Lockerbie victim Flora Swire, says "we need the truth"
05 June 2014An appeal has been dodged seeking to overturn the conviction of Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi for the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie
Resisting World War 1
A new website is being launched to tell the story of the people and social movements that resisted World War 1
What's Wrong with the Terrorism Acts?
SACC campaigns for the repeal of the UK's Terrorism Act 2000 and all subsequent anti-terrorism legislation. These laws undermine fundamental human rights and criminalise whole communities.
The Terrorism Acts - why they are wrong
Write to the Detainees
There are many detainees in Britain held without charge or trial in a type of house arrest .
Please write to them
Gaza under Attack
Photo: None-violent vigilante
Scottish and UK demonstrations in solidarity with Gaza
1pm at the top of Buchanan St, Glasgow
National demonstration against Israeli war crimes! Lets show the world how Scotland utterly condemn the ongoing massacre in Gaza!
Called for by SPSC, STW, Al Bait Society, GPHRC, FOA, Palestinians in Scotland and other organisations.
12 noon, Downing St, London
March to Israeli Embassy
Demonstration called by: Stop the War Coalition, Palestine Solidarity Campaign, CND, Friends of Al Aqsa, British Muslim Initiative, War on Want, Islamic Forum of Europe, Palestinian Forum in Britain
Background & Comment
by Richard HaleyBritish citizens Babar Ahmad and Talha Ahsan have been handed down sentences in a US court that mean Babar will be back in Britain soon, and Talha will return immediately. The judge's decision reflects the unreliability of the presentation by prosecutors, who had called for a much stiffer sentence. It also raises wider questions about the "war on terror".
by SACCA new campaign has been launched to stop Sainsbury's sourcing fresh produce from companies that operate in illegal Israeli settlements in Palestine
The SDL and the North East Infidels are planning to hold a march in Berwick upon Tweed on the 5th July 2014. Berwick upon Tweed & District Trades Council, Unite Against Fascism Berwick and RMT Berwick Branch have initiated a Unity statement in support of a counter a counter demonstration
by Richard HaleySDL supporters - one of them a teenage mother of a very young child - have been given custodial sentences for desecrating Edinburgh Central mosque with strips of bacon in January 2013. Richard Dawkins called the sentences “law gone mad.” But the islamophobia promoted by the SDL has led to arson attacks on mosques.
SACC Briefing on your rights under Stop and Search laws
by Aamer AnwarBackground to the conviction of Megrahi over the Lockerbie bombing
An application has been lodged with the SCCRC seeking to overturn the conviction of Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi for the Lockerbie bombing. What happens next?
by Richard HaleyA May opinion poll conducted for Dundee University's Five Million Questions project prompted a headline in the Herald, published the day before the European election, that claimed: "Seven out of ten Scots 'back Ukip policy on immigration" Can that be true? And are they all racists?