Dundee & Angus Greens
Dundee & Angus Greens

Volkswagen Scandal: Dundee Greens Raise Awareness of Air Quality

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Dan VWIn response to the recent scandal involving Volkswagen cheating their emissions tests, and to the new information about the poor state of Scotland’s air quality, the Dundee Greens today put together an awareness raising demonstration using Dundee’s very own Desperate …

Europe Under Pressure

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

EuropeanProjectUnderPressureWe will soon be facing a referendum on our membership of the European Union.

Europe has won us many advantages over the years, often leading the way on human rights, consumer rights, environmental protections and working conditions. There is much …

The Holyrood Voting System Explained

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

HolyroodParliamentbyHamishIrvineThe General Election campaign was dominated by talk of tactical voting, pre-election pacts and post election coalitions. Though the ink is barely dry on the May ballot, Scottish eyes are already turning to Holyrood 2016. Many thought, with considerable relief, …

Now is Scotland’s Time on the World Stage

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

ScotlandWorldStageThe results of the general election, while far from ideal, undoubtedly give Scotland a larger voice within the UK. However this should be but a stepping stone towards giving Scotland a larger voice on the international stage.

The new Scottish …

TTIP - Take Action Now on the Corporate Power Grab

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

DisarmTTIPOur public services are under threat. Our rights and standards are under threat. Our democracy is under threat. Wide reaching trade deals are being negotiated in secret under the guidance of powerful corporate lobbyists. If passed they will profoundly affect …

Pension Power: Why Grey Could Be The New Green

Friday, April 24th, 2015

PensionPowerThe Tayside Pension Fund covers employees of Dundee City Council, Angus Council, Perth and Kinross Council, Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue, and approximately 40 other bodies. Worth over £2 billion, this fund has significant investments in fossil fuel firms …