Election Hustings

We have gathered together the following clips from TV and radio of Holyrood candidates being asked questions on women’s rights and self-identification issues. Please also see MBM’s Fact Check on the comments made by the candidates.

02 May 2021, Radio Clyde
Anas Sarwar, Scottish Labour

Anas Sarwar

30 April 2021, Radio 4 ‘Any Questions’
with Jackie Baillie (Scottish Labour), Lorna Slater (Scottish Greens), Ivan McKee (Scottish National Party), Christine Jardine (Scottish Liberal Democrats) and Murdo Fraser (Scottish Conservatives).

Baillie, Slater, McKee, Jardine, Fraser
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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 election: do not take the votes of women for granted.

Women are voting with our feet over policies and laws that directly affect our lives.

The following video was made from a selection of the photographs that have been shared on Twitter with the hashtag: #WomenVotingWithOurFeet

Why don’t you ask your Parliamentary candidates what actions they will take to protect women’s rights, and if they support the Manifesto for Women’s Rights in Scotland?

Enter your postcode here to find out who your local candidates are, and their contact details.


Since then, the shoes have been on tour round Scotland:

See the blog #WomenVotingWithOurFeet for more photographs.