Deconstructing the Daily Mail

Source:: Bella Caledonia Deconstructing the Daily Mail Sometimes it’s difficult to articulate why we need a different media when so much of it is broken, owned and manipulative; full of poisoned values or gushing with moron culture, so thank you to the Daily Mail for encapsulating in one front page everything that is wrong with Britain today. Breaking it down from the […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia Deconstructing the Daily Mail

The question the BBC and the Tories don’t want to answer

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug The question the BBC and the Tories don’t want to answer Because I must have masochistic streak a mile wide, last night I watched what the BBC served up to us with the grandiose title of a leaders’ debate. Or rather, I tried to watch it but then halfway through lost the will to live and switched over to another channel, which proves two things: firstly that I can only have a masochistic streak that’s half a mile wide, and secondly that the BBC is an active participant in the campaign… Read the full […]

Westminster's commission on race is just another whitewash

Source:: The National Westminster’s commission on race is just another whitewash IF a lot of UK politics feels like painting the fence to make it look pretty while the house is burning down, then Johnson’s latest commission may be another whitewash to add to the list. Read the full article:: The National Westminster’s commission on race is just another whitewash

Why women want Alba

Source:: Wings Over Scotland Why women want Alba Margaret Lynch is a former director of the anti-poverty charity War On Want, a former volunteer with Glasgow Women’s Aid and Strathclyde Rape Crisis Centre, founded the SNP Women’s Pledge and was elected to the Policy Development Committee of the SNP by the party’s members four months ago. I’ve been a political activist for all of […] Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland Why women want Alba

David Cameron urged to come out of hiding after dealings with scandal-hit banker

Source:: The National David Cameron urged to come out of hiding after dealings with scandal-hit banker FORMER ministers like David Cameron need to be “very careful” how they conduct themselves, the Communities Secretary has said, amid growing controversy over the ex-PM’s lobbying activities. Read the full article:: The National David Cameron urged to come out of hiding after dealings with scandal-hit banker

Holyrood 2021: Labour fail with bid to put Anas Sarwar's name on ballot

Source:: The National Holyrood 2021: Labour fail with bid to put Anas Sarwar’s name on ballot LABOUR have lost a last-minute bid to have Anas Sarwar’s name included on ballot papers for the Scottish election. Read the full article:: The National Holyrood 2021: Labour fail with bid to put Anas Sarwar’s name on ballot

TV election debate a disaster for ‘ridiculous’ Douglas Ross

Source:: Business for Scotland TV election debate a disaster for ‘ridiculous’ Douglas Ross There will be the usual disagreements over who won the first TV election debate last night but there can be little argument about who was the loser. Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross was so obsessed with his hatred of independence that he couldn’t talk about anything else. Eyebrows were raised in the opening stages of […] Read the full article:: Business for Scotland TV election debate a disaster for ‘ridiculous’ Douglas Ross

You do it to yourself, you do

Source:: Wings Over Scotland You do it to yourself, you do Yes Pete, we do know. What happened was that there wasn’t a second indyref. And that’s how we know that leaving it to the SNP alone doesn’t work. Please vote Alba, readers, or we’ll see you here again in another five years. Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland You do it to yourself, you do

Humza Yousaf pleads with Anas Sarwar to take action in Islamophobia case

Source:: The National Humza Yousaf pleads with Anas Sarwar to take action in Islamophobia case HUMZA Yousaf has challenged Anas Sarwar to finally settle a racism case which has remained unresolved for three years. Read the full article:: The National Humza Yousaf pleads with Anas Sarwar to take action in Islamophobia case

Anger as Downing Street study says there's no institutional racism in the UK

Source:: The National Anger as Downing Street study says there’s no institutional racism in the UK THERE is no evidence of “institutional racism” in Britain, although there is evidence that “overt” prejudice exists, the man behind a Downing Street study set up in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement has said. Read the full article:: The National Anger as Downing Street study says there’s no institutional racism in the UK

Jackson Carlaw's glaring error caps farcical night for Scottish Tories

Source:: The National Jackson Carlaw’s glaring error caps farcical night for Scottish Tories IT’S fair to say few people are naming the Scottish Tories as the winner’s of the BBC Leaders Debate. Read the full article:: The National Jackson Carlaw’s glaring error caps farcical night for Scottish Tories

BBC Leaders' Debate: Unionists unhappy with Douglas Ross's performance

Source:: The National BBC Leaders’ Debate: Unionists unhappy with Douglas Ross’s performance RUTH Davidson praised Douglas Ross’s performance after last night’s BBC Leaders’ Debate, but found other supporters of the Union weren’t so impressed. Read the full article:: The National BBC Leaders’ Debate: Unionists unhappy with Douglas Ross’s performance

BBC Leaders' Debate: Colin the engineer takes on 'branch office' Unionist parties

Source:: The National BBC Leaders’ Debate: Colin the engineer takes on ‘branch office’ Unionist parties ONE of the most memorable moments of last night’s BBC Leaders Debate didn’t come from any of the candidates. Read the full article:: The National BBC Leaders’ Debate: Colin the engineer takes on ‘branch office’ Unionist parties

Nicola Sturgeon makes case for independence at BBC leaders' debate

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon makes case for independence at BBC leaders’ debate IT was the first time in this election campaign that Scotland’s political party leaders had faced each other in debate. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon makes case for independence at BBC leaders’ debate

Anas Sarwar and Douglas Ross clash in battle for second spot in Holyrood

Source:: The National Anas Sarwar and Douglas Ross clash in battle for second spot in Holyrood NICOLA Sturgeon was always going to provide target practice for the other four leaders and so it proved with both her opponents and the audience getting stuck in – principally over whether matters constitutional would impact adversely on Covid recovery. Read the full article:: The National Anas Sarwar and Douglas Ross clash in battle for second spot in Holyrood