Monday 21st November 2016 seen the “Our Democracy – Act As If We Own The Place” campaign launch take place in Glasgow.
The campaign is a coalition of organisations, campaigners and politicians who are dedicated to improving our local democracy. The campaign arises from a simple idea: that human beings flourish when they have control over their own lives.
Guest speakers from the launch event were Lesley Riddoch (author of Blossom: What Scotland needs to flourish), Robin McAlpine (director of Common Weal), Gehan MacLeod (co-founder of GalGael) and Willie Sullivan (director of the Electoral Reform Society Scotland).
You can view part of the launch event by clicking here.
You can join in the discussion at anytime on Twitter by using the hashtag #OurDemocracy or #ActAsIf