Unionist parties are in denial about their collapse in Scotland

Source:: The National Unionist parties are in denial about their collapse in Scotland READING the pundits within and outwith English Labour in the UK press, about its needs to revive and the ways and means to do it, one is struck by the Anglo-centric focus. Read the full article:: The National Unionist parties are in denial about their collapse in Scotland

We must be prepared for threats from the US

Source:: The National We must be prepared for threats from the US I SHARE the view of many readers that Westminster will do everything within its power to deny Scotland independence no matter how foul. They know the cost of losing us, and so the deceit, false promises and lies we witnessed in 2014 will be multiplied many times at indyref2. Read the full article:: The National We must be prepared for threats from the US

Michael Russell calls heckling SNP MPs a 'form of discrimination'

Source:: The National Michael Russell calls heckling SNP MPs a ‘form of discrimination’ Scotland’s Constitutional Relations Secretary has called on the Speaker of the House to “stamp out” the heckling of Scottish MP at Westminster, branding the behaviour “a form of discrimination”. Read the full article:: The National Michael Russell calls heckling SNP MPs a ‘form of discrimination’

Ian Blackford: UK now facing a post-Brexit 'constitutional crisis'

Source:: The National Ian Blackford: UK now facing a post-Brexit ‘constitutional crisis’ THE SNP’s leader at Westminster has used a point of order to say that the country was now facing a “constitutional crisis”. Read the full article:: The National Ian Blackford: UK now facing a post-Brexit ‘constitutional crisis’

FMQs: Hecklers removed from Holyrood chamber linking SNP to IRA

Source:: The National FMQs: Hecklers removed from Holyrood chamber linking SNP to IRA FIRST Minister’s Questions was suspended for a brief period as security removed two men from the public gallery in the Holyrood chamber. Read the full article:: The National FMQs: Hecklers removed from Holyrood chamber linking SNP to IRA

We cannot simply wait for the PM to change his mind

Source:: The National We cannot simply wait for the PM to change his mind ADVICE being meted out to Scotland in its 700th anniversary year of the Declaration of Arbroath is to accept the illegitimacy of the conduct of the English Parliament at Westminster, apparently in the name of legitimacy – ie, a contrived legitimacy that applies to Scotland so as to enable the illegitimacy of Westminster’s conduct to proceed. Read the full article:: The National We cannot simply wait for the PM to change his mind

Hilarious gaffe leads to Daily Express publishing fake blue passport

Source:: The National Hilarious gaffe leads to Daily Express publishing fake blue passport A HILARIOUS gaffe left a pro-Brexit newspaper red-faced after they published a photo of a fake blue passport online. Read the full article:: The National Hilarious gaffe leads to Daily Express publishing fake blue passport

FMQs Sketch: Sturgeon and Carlaw clash over SNP record on policing

Source:: The National FMQs Sketch: Sturgeon and Carlaw clash over SNP record on policing “Water pouring in through ceilings and windows, mushrooms growing in the carpets and rats scurrying about the mouldy floors.” This colourful description wasn’t a warning about the potentially apocalyptic scenes of post-Brexit Britain, but Jackson Carlaw raising the condition of some Scottish police stations at FMQs on Thursday. Read the full article:: The National FMQs Sketch: Sturgeon and Carlaw clash over SNP record on policing

FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon fires back at Conservatives on policing

Source:: The National FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon fires back at Conservatives on policing NICOLA Sturgeon has said that the Conservatives have a “nerve” to criticise her government’s funding of policing in Scotland. Read the full article:: The National FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon fires back at Conservatives on policing

Scottish Labour frontbencher backs indyref2 — if enough MSPs support it

Source:: The National Scottish Labour frontbencher backs indyref2 — if enough MSPs support it SCOTTISH Labour should support “the sovereign right of the Scottish people” to choose the country’s future, according to the party’s constitution spokesman. Read the full article:: The National Scottish Labour frontbencher backs indyref2 — if enough MSPs support it

By equating Scotland to a region Brown is being inflammatory

Source:: The National By equating Scotland to a region Brown is being inflammatory IT has been said that winners focus on winning, while the losers focus on the winners. Does this ring any bells? It should do, since Monday’s National was awash with feared-based comments and initiatives coming from Labour personalities. Read the full article:: The National By equating Scotland to a region Brown is being inflammatory

Terror alarm as UK drags Scotland out of EU security databases

Source:: The National Terror alarm as UK drags Scotland out of EU security databases BREXIT could leave Scotland more at risk of a terrorist attack, a Brussels security chief has warned, just days before the UK leaves the EU. Read the full article:: The National Terror alarm as UK drags Scotland out of EU security databases

Business for Scotland launches new campaign to hit 60% Yes support

Source:: The National Business for Scotland launches new campaign to hit 60% Yes support HUNDREDS of people have taken part in the launch of a new campaign which aims to win a future independence referendum with a hefty majority. Read the full article:: The National Business for Scotland launches new campaign to hit 60% Yes support

Tory MSP ‘likes’ call to weaken the Scottish Government

Source:: The National Tory MSP ‘likes’ call to weaken the Scottish Government THE co-chair of Jackson Carlaw’s Scottish Tory leadership bid has endorsed a call for Boris Johnson to bring in a raft of measures to weaken Holyrood and the Scottish Government including forcing Nicola Sturgeon to get Alister Jack’s permission to travel overseas on business. Read the full article:: The National Tory MSP ‘likes’ call to weaken the Scottish Government

Lesley Riddoch: Irish cousins will continue flourishing in the EU

Source:: The National Lesley Riddoch: Irish cousins will continue flourishing in the EU CAN an independent Scotland rejoin the EU as a new state in its own right – and if so, how fast can that happen? It’s a question that will doubtlessly be posed by many Remain-voting Scots next Friday, when our country is dragged out of the European Union by Boris Johnson. Surprisingly though, it’s also been asked (repeatedly) during the last ever press trip to Brussels – and not just by writers for this paper. Cagey European civil servants managed… Read the full article:: The […]