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We Have The Power

Fluffy Mundell has now made public what many of us have suspected for a long time, with or without Holyrood consent on The European Withdrawal Bill and the subsequent power grab Westminster will ignore our democratic mandate and legislate anyway. The Tories are hell bent on ending devolution, just as they loathe the welfare state Read more about We Have The Power[…]

Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

I watched Peter Bell on STV last night, it is the first time in a long time I have watched anything from that station or any other British propaganda station. I only watched it because I have a great deal of time for Peter and think he says, writes, behaves and acts in a manner Read more about Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing[…]

Time for SNP to be more Radical.

l make a point of never attacking another Yes blogger or the SNP directly in my blogs or podcasts, enough of our many enemies do enough of that without me giving them any succour. This weekend that has just gone has shown the paucity of Labour under Corbyn and the unreliability of the media with Read more about Time for SNP to be more Radical.[…]

Sunday Interview – Chris McEleny

Sunday Interview – Chris McEleny 13th May 2018 Chris McEleny left school to become an electrician and it was as a trade unionist in the workplace he first got involved in politics. joined the SNP in 2006, has been the Leader of the SNP in Inverclyde since 2013. Stood for Deputy leader in 2016 when Read more about Sunday Interview – Chris McEleny[…]

The People Have Spoken.

I said some weeks ago that I felt the HOOP Demonstration in Edinburgh had kicked off the Independence campaign. Saturday’s March in Glasgow seemed to confirm that, and in some style too. The Unionist commentariat and the 5th Column hacks have done everything to try and underplay the size and significance of the event in Read more about The People Have Spoken.[…]

Sunday Interview – Julie Hepburn

Sunday Interview – Julie Hepburn – 6th May 2018 Julie Hepburn has been a member of the SNP for over 18 years, has been elected to various national bodies and positions in the party over the past decade – including the National Executive Committee (NEC) and as Political Education Convener. She has worked for the SNP Read more about Sunday Interview – Julie Hepburn[…]

Psst! The Referendum Campaign has begun.

All over England today the voters are going to the polls, as a political anorak I suppose I should be interested, in truth I just can’t be arsed, I have no interest. The three main protagonists are all Londoncentric Parties with virtually the same ideology and viewpoint as each other, they have policies and sound Read more about Psst! The Referendum Campaign has begun.[…]

This Abusive Union.

Over the weekend despite dodging, diving, denying, lying Amber Rudd had to bend to the inevitable and resign as Theresa May’s Human Shield. This act need not be fatal to Amber’s ambitions in government, just ask Dr Fox or Michael Gove from this present government or you could ask Peter Benjamin Mandelson, or as he prefers Read more about This Abusive Union.[…]