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Latest Posts from Local Groups

The Scottish Clearances

  Introduction Henry Ford once famously said ‘History is bunk’. Or rather in 1916 he said ‘History is more or less bunk. It’s tradition. We don’t want tradition. We... read more


We now have 94 card carrying members RIC-Edinburgh meetings November 2nd - Discussion on Kurdistan speakers, Murat Gulem (Peoples Democracy Party, Scottish Section), Pete Cannell (Stop the War Coalition)... read more

War for Christmas

Speech by Myshele, from Syria solidarity rally, 5 December 2015 So, here we are again, telling our leaders that we don't want them dropping bombs on the Middle East.... read more

Rally photos

On Saturday 5 December, around 250 people gathered in Aberdeen to protest the bombing of Syria. After people were invited to sign a ‘not in our name’ banner, there were speakers... read more

Photos from St Andrew’s Day

On Saturday 28 November, RIC Aberdeen joined many other groups and individuals for an anti-racism event, with the additional message that refugees are welcome here. It was great to see folk... read more