Category Archives: Campaign Emails

CUTS TO UC SUPPORT FOR DISABLED CHILDREN

It is completely unacceptable that the DWP is cutting support to households with disabled children under the UK government’s Universal Credit (UC) social security changes. The fact is that households with a person with a disability face far higher living … Continue reading

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ISRAEL ARMS TRADE

The SNP strongly condemns all forms of violence and supports the European Union position of a two-state solution based on the 1967 borders. We firmly encourage Israel and Palestine to reach a sustainable, negotiated settlement under international law, based on … Continue reading

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RIGHT TO RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

The SNP absolutely supports freedom of religion and worship everywhere in the world. This is a fundamental human right, long recognised as such by the international community, and there must be no let-up in international efforts to safeguard freedom of … Continue reading

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MODERN SLAVERY

The SNP Scottish Government has taken a welcome lead on modern slavery, passing the Human Trafficking and Exploitation Bill in the last Parliamentary term, strengthening the rights of victims of trafficking, and by developing Scotland’s first strategy to tackle this … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE

The First Minister used her Spring conference speech to declare a climate change emergency and to commit the Scottish Government to taking action to go further than it has already done in this area, if that is what scientific conclusions … Continue reading

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HUMAN RIGHTS IN BAHRAIN

The SNP has been proactive in calling the UK Government to account for its support for the Bahraini Government. This Government has tortured and wrongly imprisoned journalists and their families, all while the UK Government has provided infrastructure funding to … Continue reading

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AUTISM AWARENESS

It is imperative that we work to raise the understanding of autism and other learning disabilities to ensure a higher standard of life for those affected. The SNP has gone a long way to do this. However, as it is … Continue reading

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PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION

As stated in our 2017 manifesto, the SNP supports the replacement of First-Past-The-Post with Proportional Representation (PR). Even though the SNP have been successful in First-Past-The-Post elections in recent years, we have a principled belief in proportional representation and will … Continue reading

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