Tag Archives: Women’s issues

Equal pay for women, fair pay for all

To mark Equal Pay Day, I have written an article for LabourHame setting out how we can all play our part in closing the gender pay gap and delivering fair pay for all. “Women are now working for free until the New … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Signs Motion Condemning Revenge Pornography

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has backed a Scottish Parliamentary Motion calling on the Scottish Government to bring forward legislative proposals to criminally sanction individuals who breach the privacy of others through the vengeful act of revenge pornography. The Motion was … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Article on Labour Hame – What next for women after the referendum?

Anne McTaggart MSP looks at the impact of the referendum campaign on women, the economic difficulties often disproportionately borne by women, and the opportunity to engage and support women in delivering political change.  The last couple of years have been … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP joins the fight against breast cancer by wearing pink

Anne McTaggart MSP | Anne McTaggart MSP joins the fight against breast cancer by wearing pink | IWC2 Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has joined the fight against breast cancer by taking part in Breast Cancer Campaign’s flagship fundraiser, Wear … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Care Scotland and Anne McTaggart MSP highlight vital checklist to improve breast awareness

Glasgow MSP Anne McTaggart was pleased to team up with Breast Cancer Care Scotland at The Scottish Parliament recently to highlight the importance of breast awareness with a three point checklist. Forty three attended the event on Thursday October 2nd. … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP calls for action to be taken on plastic mesh implants

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has called on the Scottish Government to suspend the use of polypropylene mesh medical devices in medical procedures in Scotland. Ms McTaggart made her calls following the presentation of a petition by the pressure group … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP demands action on city sex attacks

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has called on the Scottish Government to commit to a permanent increase in the number of police actively patrolling city streets. Her calls come following a horrific series of rapes and sex attacks across Glasgow … Continue reading

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