Activism

  • Census Protest at National Records Scotland

    Women gathered to protest Census Day 2022 by tying Suffragette coloured ribbons and messages to the railings outside the National Records of Scotland building in Edinburgh. This year’s census...

  • Census Day

    Thank you to everyone who has already taken part in our census action to write “Believer in Biology” on the Scottish Census. Today is census day and it is not too...

  • International Women’s Day Gathering

    Tuesday 8th March 2022 As darkness falls on women’s rights in Scotland, we think it appropriate to meet at 7pm at the Witches’ Well on the Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh, to...

  • Census action – “believer in biology”

    The guidance for the question “What is your sex?” in this month’s Scottish census states that the answer you give can be different from the sex given on your birth certificate, and that...

  • Women’s Rights Demo, September 2021

    Thank you to all who attended our demo at the Scottish Parliament, and to the MSPs who came out to speak with us – we think it was a...

  • Women Voting With Our Feet

    Women were at the Scottish Parliament on 6th April, with many others joining in from all over the country, to send a message to politicians one month before the...

  • Women Won’t Wheesht

    When elected representatives do not listen to women, women will find a way to be heard. Meet the Scottish witches who have been out and about in Scotland defending...

  • Virtual Demo

    Last year for International Women’s Day we held a fantastic demonstration outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. Lockdown restrictions prevent us from doing similar this year, but we really wanted to get...

  • Hate Crime Bill – email MSPs

    The Hate Crime Bill reaches the final stage in its passage through Parliament next Wednesday 10th March, when MSPs consider the final amendments and vote on whether the Bill...

  • Labour Leadership Contest

    Our members and supporters in the Labour Party will know that voting in the Scottish Labour leadership elections opened on 9th February 2021, and will close on 26th February...