Ian Blackford: The next PM must respect unstoppable demand for indyref2

Source:: The National Ian Blackford: The next PM must respect unstoppable demand for indyref2 THE “unstoppable” demand for Scottish independence won’t be reduced regardless of who wins the keys to Number 10, Ian Blackford has said. Read the full article:: The National Ian Blackford: The next PM must respect unstoppable demand for indyref2

Tories are ready to ‘sell out’ Scottish fishing in Brexit deal

Source:: The National Tories are ready to ‘sell out’ Scottish fishing in Brexit deal TORIES are preparing to “sell out” the Scottish fishing industry, the SNP has claimed, after the Foreign Secretary said European vessels would maintain access to Scottish waters in a Brexit deal. Read the full article:: The National Tories are ready to ‘sell out’ Scottish fishing in Brexit deal

Mauled by a Lamb

Source:: Random Public Journal Mauled by a Lamb Tweet Follow @RPJblog By Jason Michael PRINCE ANDREW’S INTERVIEW with BBC Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis was, and I hate to admit it, electrifying viewing. Given that it has topped social media trends for two whole days, there is no denying the fact that this interview has really touched on a nerve right at the heart of British society. In the blue corner, the royal establishment, the Conservatives, and the monarchists are frothing at the mouth; it was a massive mistake, they… Read the full article:: Random Public Journal Mauled by a […]

SNP launch ITV court challenge over General Election debate snub

Source:: The National SNP launch ITV court challenge over General Election debate snub LEGAL action by the SNP over a planned leaders’ debate on ITV will be heard in court in London today amid claims that excluding the party – and others – was a “democratic disgrace”. Read the full article:: The National SNP launch ITV court challenge over General Election debate snub

Dozens are reported killed in Iran fuel price protests

Source:: The National Dozens are reported killed in Iran fuel price protests DOZENS of protesters are reported to have died in skirmishes across Iran as the country’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, backed a government decision to raise petrol prices by 50%. Read the full article:: The National Dozens are reported killed in Iran fuel price protests

Poverty Alliance manifesto urges Westminster to address 'scandal'

Source:: The National Poverty Alliance manifesto urges Westminster to address ‘scandal’ CAMPAIGNERS are calling on the next UK Government to introduce measures to stem the “national scandal” of poverty. Read the full article:: The National Poverty Alliance manifesto urges Westminster to address ‘scandal’

‘Crucial’ General Election role for Scotland to escape Brexit

Source:: The National ‘Crucial’ General Election role for Scotland to escape Brexit BREXIT Secretary Michael Russell today embarks on a campaign tour with less than a month to go until the General Election– warning that only a vote for the SNP will see Scotland escape the chaos of Britain’s exit from the EU. Read the full article:: The National ‘Crucial’ General Election role for Scotland to escape Brexit

Report says 34 killed or injured on Scottish roads every week

Source:: The National Report says 34 killed or injured on Scottish roads every week AN average of 34 people are killed or seriously injured every week on Scotland’s roads, according to the newest research. Read the full article:: The National Report says 34 killed or injured on Scottish roads every week

Jeremy Corbyn, Labour and Scottish Independence

Source:: Gerry Hassan Jeremy Corbyn, Labour and Scottish Independence Jeremy Corbyn, Labour and Scottish Independence Gerry Hassan Sunday National, November 17th 2019 This week Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s trip to Scotland made the headlines – and not for positive reasons. Corbyn’s position in less than 24 hours changed more than once on independence. First, he shifted from his previous position of not having an independence referendum in the ‘early years’ of a Labour Government, indicating that a vote would not take place in ‘the first term’ of an administration.… Read the full article:: Gerry Hassan Jeremy Corbyn, Labour […]

Jeremy Corbyn is just another Unionist in denial about devolution

Source:: The National Jeremy Corbyn is just another Unionist in denial about devolution PATRONISING blethers from Jeremy Corbyn on The Andrew Marr Show on the sole benefits of Labour investment in Scotland if or when he is elected as PM. Read the full article:: The National Jeremy Corbyn is just another Unionist in denial about devolution

With tree-planting targets England is following our lead again

Source:: The National With tree-planting targets England is following our lead again ON Saturday, presumably having exhausted their offers on everything else for the moment, the election campaign turned to planting trees. Read the full article:: The National With tree-planting targets England is following our lead again

Family of Nations

Source:: Bella Caledonia Family of Nations This is a telling insight into general levels of ignorance. Though I’m not sure if you took to the streets of Edinburgh, Glasgow or Dundee you’d get many people knowing the name of the First Minister of the Welsh Assembly either? Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia Family of Nations

Blackford: Move toward independence is 'unstoppable'

Source:: The National Blackford: Move toward independence is ‘unstoppable’ SCOTLAND’s desire for independence is “unstoppable” and must not be blocked by the next Prime Minister, the SNP’s Ian Blackford has said. Read the full article:: The National Blackford: Move toward independence is ‘unstoppable’

How we can sow the seeds of a better food system

Source:: Bella Caledonia How we can sow the seeds of a better food system From apples, neeps and pumpkins to learning about traditional grain crops, this harvest season has been an opportunity to find out more about the growing community food movement in Scotland. This month I’m highlighting a campaign from the Scottish Farm Land Trust, running until 30th November, seeking to make more land available for ecological farming. […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia How we can sow the seeds of a better food system