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 roaring success!

This page is to bring together the main links for videos and speeches from the demonstration, but please also look on Twitter (under the hashtag #WomenWontWheesht) for many, many more videos and photographs.

Speakers: Marion Calder, Kate Coleman, Rhona Hotchkiss, Lisa Mackenzie, Caroline McAllister, Shereen Benjamin, Susan Dalgety, and Lisa Keogh

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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.