Amy Macdonald in furious Twitter rant at nonsense Unionist claims

Source:: The National Amy Macdonald in furious Twitter rant at nonsense Unionist claims AMY Macdonald has issued a furious rebuke to Unionists after it was claimed Scotland would not “survive” as an independent nation. Read the full article:: The National Amy Macdonald in furious Twitter rant at nonsense Unionist claims

The saltire piñata

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug The saltire piñata The usual blog article begins after this message while the annual crowdfunder is running. Sorry for the intrusion. Your support for the Wee Ginger Dugfunder is immensely appreciated. All donations large and small are welcome, yet if you are unable to donate that too is fine. Everyone will continue to enjoy full and unfettered access to all the contents of this blog. In the first 24 hours, £1808 had been donated via GoFundMe, £4747 via PayPal, and £254 via other… Read the full article:: Wee Ginger Dug The saltire piñata

A Moment in History

Source:: Craig Murray A Moment in History Sometimes we do not know when small actions could have the most momentous effects. The Archduke Franz Ferdinand loved his wife, which was most unusual for a Hapsburg. She was not of royal blood and strict protocol meant she could not appear in public ceremonies with him in Vienna. Which is why he chose to undertake a royal visit to the obscure Serbian provincial city of Sarajevo for her birthday. The rest, as they say, is history. AJP Taylor liked… Read the full article:: Craig Murray A Moment in History

'Little progress' on Moray hospital recruitment

Source:: Northern Scot ‘Little progress’ on Moray hospital recruitment HEALTH bosses outwith Moray have been accused of comprising on care both for pregnant women as well as children in the area. Read the full article:: Northern Scot ‘Little progress’ on Moray hospital recruitment

Baxters selects Milne's High soupremo

Source:: Northern Scot Baxters selects Milne’s High soupremo The heat was on for Milne’s High School teams this week in the final of Baxters’ Soup Challenge Read the full article:: Northern Scot Baxters selects Milne’s High soupremo

Claim Scotland won't 'survive' independence sparks Twitter storm

Source:: The National Claim Scotland won’t ‘survive’ independence sparks Twitter storm UNIONISTS have long rejected the term “project fear” being attached to their anti- independence campaigns. Read the full article:: The National Claim Scotland won’t ‘survive’ independence sparks Twitter storm

Keith pupils turn rock stars

Source:: Northern Scot Keith pupils turn rock stars Keith Grammar School pupils made a loud statement when they took to the stage this week Read the full article:: Northern Scot Keith pupils turn rock stars

Stagestars talent on show

Source:: Northern Scot Stagestars talent on show The talent of Keith’s Stagestars shone brightly last week as they presented a rainbow of song and dance routines in their summer show Read the full article:: Northern Scot Stagestars talent on show

PM frontrunner says 'do or die' UK will leave the EU on Halloween

Source:: The National PM frontrunner says ‘do or die’ UK will leave the EU on Halloween BORIS Johnson has promised that “do or die” he will take Britain out of the EU on Halloween. Read the full article:: The National PM frontrunner says ‘do or die’ UK will leave the EU on Halloween

Islamophobia is rife within the Tory party and they still yearn for imperialism

Source:: The National Islamophobia is rife within the Tory party and they still yearn for imperialism YOU’VE got to hand it to Sajid Javid for cornering the other Tory leadership candidates on live TV to commit to an independent investigation into the rampant Islamophobia which is rotting their party like a fish – from the head down. Read the full article:: The National Islamophobia is rife within the Tory party and they still yearn for imperialism

Scot’s Argentinian wife is freed from immigration detention centre

Source:: The National Scot’s Argentinian wife is freed from immigration detention centre A SCOTSMAN married to an Argentinian woman who was locked up in an immi-gration detention centre for almost three weeks yesterday thanked The National after his wife was released. Read the full article:: The National Scot’s Argentinian wife is freed from immigration detention centre

EU diplomat attacks Hunt’s ‘petty’ axing of overseas support for FM

Source:: The National EU diplomat attacks Hunt’s ‘petty’ axing of overseas support for FM A TOP European diplomat has criticised as “petty” a decision by Jeremy Hunt not to give Foreign Office support to the First Minister when she travels overseas. Read the full article:: The National EU diplomat attacks Hunt’s ‘petty’ axing of overseas support for FM

Justice Secretary backs call for police complaints panel

Source:: The National Justice Secretary backs call for police complaints panel JUSTICE Secretary Humza Yousaf has said a call for an independent panel to deal with misconduct complaints against senior Police Scotland officers will be taken “very seriously”. Read the full article:: The National Justice Secretary backs call for police complaints panel

Without Reference

Source:: Random Public Journal Without Reference Tweet Follow @RPJblog By Jason Michael ENGLAND IS AN EXTREME EXAMPLE of a narcissistic nation. In the independence movement in Scotland we are well accustomed to the whining. If Scotland decides to leave the union, so we are told, we will be abandoning England to an eternity of Tory rule. After independence, they inform us, we will not be able to use their currency. How many times have we heard it said that independence is nothing other than the political… Read the full article:: Random Public Journal Without Reference

The Myth of ‘Liberal Democracy’

Source:: Bella Caledonia The Myth of ‘Liberal Democracy’ Three recent events, each involving police suppression of the press to report on State crimes, expose the myth of ‘liberal democracy’. The three cases are the arrest of Julian Assange, the recent judicial review of the arrest of two Northern Irish journalists and the police raid on Australia’s ABC News Headquarters, following a raid on […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia The Myth of ‘Liberal Democracy’