In defence of the Sunday Herald …

… nope, sorry I haven’t got anything! The Sunday Herald came out in support of Scottish Independence back in May 2014 but in the past few months more and more Independence supporters have felt the paper slipping back from such support.  I suspect most independence supporters are happy for any newspaper that supports independence to … Continue reading In defence of the Sunday Herald …

Labour won’t save us from Tory rule, we have to do it ourselves

For anyone thinking that Jeremy Corbyn was going to rescue us from the Tories, it’s time to open your eyes. Some on the left who claim to support Scottish Independence were promoting Jeremy Corbyn as some sort of antidote to Tory rule.  It was the same old Labour tactic of give us another shot to make the … Continue reading Labour won’t save us from Tory rule, we have to do it ourselves

Would you trust the Tories with our Parliament?

I think most people in Scotland wouldn't.  Nor would we have much faith in their Brit Nat pals in the Labour and Lib Dem parties.  After all they didn't exactly keep to the promises they made in their infamous vow during the 2014 Scottish Independence Referendum. Yet according to most of the mainstream media (and … Continue reading Would you trust the Tories with our Parliament?

What is the point of the Labour Party?

Seriously, what is the point of the Labour Party these days? After copying SNP demands for a House of Commons debate on the Prime Minister's bloodlust in Syria, Labour were granted an emergency debate on Syria on 16th April.  This debate was mainly about whether the Tory Government should have consulted Parliament before launching any … Continue reading What is the point of the Labour Party?

If ye want something done, ye need to dae it yersel

Another excellent article by the Wee Ginger Dug in today's (Saturday 14th October) edition of the National, highlighting the need for those of us who support Scottish Independence to get active.  Independence isn't going to happen by just sitting there waiting for it, and when a referendum is called surely it would be better if … Continue reading If ye want something done, ye need to dae it yersel