We cannot simply turn back time and undo the 2016 referendum

Source:: The National We cannot simply turn back time and undo the 2016 referendum THE letter from the European Movement in Scotland (Electorate urged to ‘vote tactically to Remain’, December 6) contains some stock cube of Unionist arrogance which has failed to dissolve in the “Stop Brexit” gravy. Read the full article:: The National We cannot simply turn back time and undo the 2016 referendum

The Ringer

Source:: Wings Over Scotland The Ringer Scottish Labour would like you to meet Rory. They want you to believe that he was an SNP member and independence voter who’s recently changed his mind and become a devolutionist Labour supporter. But that’s not quite true. Because alert Wings readers might remember Rory. He’s Rory Scothorne, formerly of the wholly unreadable Mair Nor A Roch […] Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland The Ringer

Nicola Sturgeon suggests EU vote should take place before indyref2

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon suggests EU vote should take place before indyref2 NICOLA Sturgeon has suggested that a referendum on Brexit would be held before a second vote on Scottish independence. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon suggests EU vote should take place before indyref2

Scottish Labour candidate in anti-semitism row over journalist's Jewish heritage

Source:: The National Scottish Labour candidate in anti-semitism row over journalist’s Jewish heritage A SCOTTISH Labour candidate has been hit with allegations of anti-Semitism after drawing attention to a BBC journalist’s Jewish heritage. Read the full article:: The National Scottish Labour candidate in anti-semitism row over journalist’s Jewish heritage

GE19: Campaigning in the most marginal seat in Scotland

Source:: The National GE19: Campaigning in the most marginal seat in Scotland IT’S 10am on a dreich Friday morning in November, huddled under jackets and scarves students migrate on mass to morning lectures. Read the full article:: The National GE19: Campaigning in the most marginal seat in Scotland

The Invisible Tories

Source:: Craig Murray The Invisible Tories I live in a marginal constituency, where the excellent Joanna Cherry of the SNP has a lead of just over 1,000 over the Tories. If the most recent opinion polls are correct, the parties’ standings at this moment are similar to the result last time, the momentum is with the Tories and this should be a key Tory target. Yet I have not received one single Tory leaflet (and I live on one of the main residential streets) nor have… Read the full article:: Craig Murray The Invisible Tories

Sturgeon warns Corbyn against stalling indyref2 until 2021

Source:: The National Sturgeon warns Corbyn against stalling indyref2 until 2021 NICOLA Sturgeon has warned Jeremy Corbyn that he will be turning his back on government if he stands in the way of indyref2. Read the full article:: The National Sturgeon warns Corbyn against stalling indyref2 until 2021

SNP: Johnson eyeing up another Holyrood power grab after election

Source:: The National SNP: Johnson eyeing up another Holyrood power grab after election THE SNP believe Boris Johnson is eyeing up another Holyrood power grab after this week’s General Election. Read the full article:: The National SNP: Johnson eyeing up another Holyrood power grab after election

Ruth Davidson eyes up Westminster seat in return to politics hint

Source:: The National Ruth Davidson eyes up Westminster seat in return to politics hint RUTH Davidson has hinted that she might make a return to frontline politics – but only when Boris Johnson gets turfed out of Number 10. Read the full article:: The National Ruth Davidson eyes up Westminster seat in return to politics hint

Immigration row set to dominate final days of General Election

Source:: The National Immigration row set to dominate final days of General Election IMMIGRATION looks set to dominate the final days of the General Election campaign with Boris Johnson setting out plans to limit the number of people coming into the UK. Read the full article:: The National Immigration row set to dominate final days of General Election

Tories have proved they couldn’t run a whelk stall, far less the UK economy

Source:: The National Tories have proved they couldn’t run a whelk stall, far less the UK economy THERE are many good reasons why no-one should consider voting Tory on Thursday. Top of the list is that Tories – because they serve the narrow interests of bankers and the very rich (usually the same thing) – have a truly catastrophic historical record in economic management. Which makes trusting Boris Johnson or former investment banker Sajid Javid with your savings, your mortgage, your health and your job a mite foolhardy. Read the full article:: The National Tories have proved they […]

Extinction Rebellion, Extinction Johnson’s government

Source:: NewsNet Scotland Extinction Rebellion, Extinction Johnson’s government By Russell Bruce Climate change is the greatest global challenge we face and it calls for extraordinary human energy and creativity to knock years off present CO2 reduction targets. The UK, including Scotland, has high levels of fuel poverty and children who do not have enough to eat or heat to keep them safe and healthy. Johnson’s “Get Brexit Done” will greatly hinder the societal transformations we need to tackle those issues and the impending real implications of climate change… Read the full article:: NewsNet Scotland Extinction Rebellion, Extinction Johnson’s […]

Boris Johnson might yet crash the UK out of the EU

Source:: The National Boris Johnson might yet crash the UK out of the EU AMIDST all the extravagant promises being bandied about in this final run-up to polling day, along with all the deliberate stutterings and stammerings of an untrustworthy Prime Minister, all deliberately designed to hoodwink the electorate, we should all remember one thing. Read the full article:: The National Boris Johnson might yet crash the UK out of the EU

Amid madness and party splits, thank God Scots have a sane option

Source:: The National Amid madness and party splits, thank God Scots have a sane option IN the Sunday National’s lengthily titled article, Mike Small of Bella Caledonia highlights the success of the recent surge in interest in Scots identity and consciousness on learning the Gaelic language (Jekyll and Hyde no more: the popularity of Gaelic on Duolingo Gaelic should change what Scotland thinks … and hates about … itself, December 8). Read the full article:: The National Amid madness and party splits, thank God Scots have a sane option

Riding a bike on Boris Johnson’s ego

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug Riding a bike on Boris Johnson’s ego Boris Johnson finally did an interview today. To be fair, although he’s still in hiding from Andrew Neil, he has done other interviews. Why just the other day he appeared alongside Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby on This Morning for some rigorous questioning about who his favourite contestant was on Dancing on Ice. He took some selfies with them. Who says that he’s not being held to account. Today the bloated cowardly liar and his artifice of a hairdo appeared… Read the full article:: Wee Ginger Dug […]