Valentina Servera Clavell: Scotland wont turn out like Catalonia

Source:: The National Valentina Servera Clavell: Scotland wont turn out like Catalonia AS a Catalan new Scot, I often get asked the question if what is happening in Catalonia could happen here in Scotland, or if we should hold an illegitimate referendum here, as we Catalans did. Read the full article:: The National Valentina Servera Clavell: Scotland wont turn out like Catalonia

Boris VIII, England’s would-be autocrat

Source:: NewsNet Scotland Boris VIII, England’s would-be autocrat Boris VIII is the second UK prime minister to look to use Henry VIII powers extensively. Mrs May was very keen on these with the executive trying to force through secondary legislation and bypass parliament. The Tory manifesto sets out plans to amend the Human Rights Act. This is a long term Tory ploy. Whilst such legislation would be subject to parliamentary scrutiny, if Johnson gets his majority then he will have the votes to push his preferred version of… Read the full article:: NewsNet Scotland Boris VIII, England’s would-be […]

How to be civilised

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug How to be civilised Neither Boris Johnson nor Nigel Farage could be arsed turning up to the Channel 4 Climate Debate on Thursday, and since Johnson had sent some no-mark that no one had heard of to represent him at the debate on the BBC on Friday night, Labour responded by sending a no-mark of its own instead of Jeremy Corbyn. We also discovered this week that Boris Johnson has not in fact agreed to be split roasted by Andrew Neil in his infamous… Read the full article:: Wee Ginger Dug How to be […]

London election TV taught me UK is waiting for independence

Source:: The National London election TV taught me UK is waiting for independence A SMALL report today, from the other side of the General Election spectacle. One benefit of being under “n” for “Nat” in metropolitan iPhones, as well as having one foot partly stationed in London, is that you get invited to do TV punditry at election time. Read the full article:: The National London election TV taught me UK is waiting for independence

Yes DIY: Indy movement must condemn Tory lies about Scotland

Source:: The National Yes DIY: Indy movement must condemn Tory lies about Scotland THE Yes movement is a broader church than just the SNP and though the party needs every vote it can get, there will be some people who will perhaps vote for the Greens or other non-Unionist parties. Read the full article:: The National Yes DIY: Indy movement must condemn Tory lies about Scotland

Artemis: The multi-billion plan to land a woman on the moon

Source:: The National Artemis: The multi-billion plan to land a woman on the moon This being a Tory Government, the UK is not putting in as much as the Germans, French or Italians, and the UK space industry is fuming at that. Read the full article:: The National Artemis: The multi-billion plan to land a woman on the moon

Free the Truth – A Short Speech

Source:: Craig Murray Free the Truth – A Short Speech This is the speech I came down to London to give. I have had a fascinating few days catching up on many people. It is an interesting fact that one of the suite of rooms where the great ones gather for their sparkling wine and snacks before and after the Cenotaph ceremony on Remembrance Sunday is literally my old office, from when I was Deputy Head of the Africa Department of the FCO. It has always interested me… Read the full article:: Craig Murray Free the Truth – […]

Across the road

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Furious mother challenges Boris Johnson on single parent views

Source:: The National Furious mother challenges Boris Johnson on single parent views BORIS Johnson has been challenged by a mother who accused him of fuelling the social “stigma” against children of single parents during his time as a journalist. Read the full article:: The National Furious mother challenges Boris Johnson on single parent views

Fly EU flag alongside Scottish Saltires, says EU expert

Source:: The National Fly EU flag alongside Scottish Saltires, says EU expert THE European flag should be flown alongside the Saltire on all Scottish Government buildings as a visible demonstration of the nation’s pro-EU stance, a leading expert has suggested. Read the full article:: The National Fly EU flag alongside Scottish Saltires, says EU expert

The Bullshit Election of lies, damn lies and Tory statistics

Source:: The National The Bullshit Election of lies, damn lies and Tory statistics DID you feel it? Late on Thursday evening, there were reports of an atmospheric event causing widespread disruption across the UK. Read the full article:: The National The Bullshit Election of lies, damn lies and Tory statistics

FM warns of Johnson's threat to NHS as General Election looms

Source:: The National FM warns of Johnson’s threat to NHS as General Election looms NICOLA Sturgeon will today warn that a Boris Johnson-led Tory government would pose the biggest threat to Scotland’s National Health Service in its history. Read the full article:: The National FM warns of Johnson’s threat to NHS as General Election looms

General Election: Dumfries and Galloway a rare Tory safe-zone

Source:: The National General Election: Dumfries and Galloway a rare Tory safe-zone Every day until the election, James Kelly of ScotGoesPop is profiling Scotland’s UK Parliament constituencies Read the full article:: The National General Election: Dumfries and Galloway a rare Tory safe-zone

Scottish Greens hit out at PM over climate debate no-show

Source:: The National Scottish Greens hit out at PM over climate debate no-show THE Scottish Greens have said Boris Johnson cannot be trusted after the Prime Minister avoided a leaders’ climate debate. Read the full article:: The National Scottish Greens hit out at PM over climate debate no-show