New High Pay Centre analysis has found evidence of huge pay gaps in Scotland, between ordinary workers and top executives. 35 Executives at some of Scotland’s biggest companies took home a total of £55 million last year.
Patrick Harvie MSP, Finance and Economy spokesperson for the Scottish Greens, said:
“The appalling level of income inequality in our society must be challenged, and it’s timely that this research comes ahead of the SNP conference.…
This weekend Green activists will gather in Glasgow for our biggest conference ever. After the membership surge which took place throughout last year we find ourselves with a membership more than six times what it was just eighteen months ago. At last year’s annual conference we did our best to increase capacity, but had to turn away many members who wanted to be there. So I’m looking forward to meeting new members as well as catching up with longstanding activists as we meet at the Armadillo on Saturday.…