Tag - anti-catholic bigotry

Nicola Sturgeon Denounces “Vile Anti-Catholic Prejudice” But Will She ACT?

From the Scottish Sun... A dispersal order had to be issued as officers in riot gear battled with boozed-up fans refusing to leave and were pelted with missiles as others heckled and set off smoke bombs. Over 20 arrests were made and three were officers injured as bloody and chaotic images emerged from over the city...

Bishops of Scotland: Anti-Catholicism Rife – Please Review “Hate-Crime”

Press release from the Scottish Catholic Media Office... Catholic Church suggests Hate Crime review, offers opportunity to consolidate rather than separate legislation. Wednesday 29 November 2017 Church comments come in response to the Scottish Government’s Review of Hate Crime legislation, chaired by Lord Bracadale: http://www.gov.scot/About/Review/Hate-Crime-Legislation The review is charged with considering whether existing hate crime law represents the...