FM renews call for new vote on independence as PM quits over botched Brexit

Source:: The National FM renews call for new vote on independence as PM quits over botched Brexit THE First Minister stepped up her demand for a new vote on independence as she responded to Theresa May’s resignation statement. Read the full article:: The National FM renews call for new vote on independence as PM quits over botched Brexit

One of Theresa May's biggest problems was she never understood Scotland or Scots

Source:: The National One of Theresa May’s biggest problems was she never understood Scotland or Scots IF there was one time when Theresa May showed just how much she misunderstood Scotland and the Scots, it was in late November when she was carrying out her mad dash around the UK to try to convince the provincials, as she no doubt saw them, about her rotten withdrawal agreement. Read the full article:: The National One of Theresa May’s biggest problems was she never understood Scotland or Scots

Here's who does (and doesn't) stand a chance of becoming PM

Source:: The National Here’s who does (and doesn’t) stand a chance of becoming PM IF you believe the bookmakers, and they are often right about these things, then Boris Johnson is the next prime minister of the UK. Read the full article:: The National Here’s who does (and doesn’t) stand a chance of becoming PM

WATCH: Sarah Mackie video reveals the hypocrisy behind May's tears

Source:: The National WATCH: Sarah Mackie video reveals the hypocrisy behind May’s tears THERESA May shed tears during her resignation speech but spare some tears for victims of her horrific policies. Read the full article:: The National WATCH: Sarah Mackie video reveals the hypocrisy behind May’s tears

The fault line of Brexit England is wide open and the turmoil will continue

Source:: The National The fault line of Brexit England is wide open and the turmoil will continue SO it has finally come to pass. Theresa May has announced her departure under tragi-comic, farcical circumstances. The 1922 Committee Chairman arrives with a “sealed envelope” to be opened if Theresa May did not announce timetable for her departure. The political ex-communication was in the offing. Read the full article:: The National The fault line of Brexit England is wide open and the turmoil will continue

EU nationals denied a vote should receive personal apologies

Source:: The National EU nationals denied a vote should receive personal apologies THE treatment of EU nationals resident in the UK has been very poor. First they were barred from voting in the 2016 referendum, in which they had an obvious interest, and now we read that many have been denied the right to vote in yesterday’s European election. Read the full article:: The National EU nationals denied a vote should receive personal apologies

These are the Yes movement's best responses to May's resignation

Source:: The National These are the Yes movement’s best responses to May’s resignation THERESA May has announced she will step down as Prime Minister next month but what does this mean for Scottish independence? Read the full article:: The National These are the Yes movement’s best responses to May’s resignation

SNP call for inquiry after EU citizens in UK denied the right to vote

Source:: The National SNP call for inquiry after EU citizens in UK denied the right to vote SCOTLAND’s Constitutional Relations Secretary has called for an urgent inquiry after thousands of EU citizens living in the UK were denied the chance to vote in Thursday’s European elections. Read the full article:: The National SNP call for inquiry after EU citizens in UK denied the right to vote

School pupils across Scotland strike as part of climate change protest

Source:: The National School pupils across Scotland strike as part of climate change protest THOUSANDS of schoolchildren across Scotland have taken part in a day of strikes to demand urgent action to tackle climate change. Read the full article:: The National School pupils across Scotland strike as part of climate change protest

Nicola Sturgeon hits back at Ruth Davidson with the perfect tweet

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon hits back at Ruth Davidson with the perfect tweet NICOLA Sturgeon has hit back at Ruth Davidson for saying she shouldn’t have been made First Minister without a Holyrood election. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon hits back at Ruth Davidson with the perfect tweet

Greens will build for the future with a voice heard across Europe

Source:: The National Greens will build for the future with a voice heard across Europe IT feels like only yesterday that I was celebrating the election of Robin Harper as the UK’s first Green Parliamentarian to the Scottish Parliament in 1999. It was a wonderful grassroots campaign to be part of and the breakthrough came after two decades in which the Green Party in Scotland had struggled to heave itself on to the main political stage, held back by a dismissive media and unfair voting systems at every level of electoral representation. Read the full article:: The National Greens will build for the future […]