This may look serene – but under the surface there is a Referendum debate STILL raging

Alex Salmond and the SNP succeeded in securing a Referendum on Scottish Independence - well done! - but now it's about Self Determination or Servitude for Scotland ... that's was the only question, There were only two answers - yes or no - the rest of the rhetoric was only there to throw you off the scent! ..... and the waters start to stir! The waters may look calm now, but make no mistake, the circumstances of the referendum were such that the waters will never be calm until Scotland has its right of self determination as an independent country. Care to dive in??

Fist fight

I was watching Question Time last night as Nicola was on the panel.  As always, she acquits herself very well and her answers were precise, complete and with an absence of spin.  If you were looking for spin, well Labour’s Caroline Flint was on the panel so we’re on for a thick serving of spin and smarm. Over the years…

It’s the Mansion Tax stupid – Labour’s GE15 Vow

Let’s see if I’ve got this right?  The Westminster Labour Party has asked their Scottish Social Group, often referred to as the Scottish Labour Party, to set up a Working Group to determine the party’s 10 point General Election Manifesto ‘Vow’. This Group of Labour Illuminati may have included James Murphy, Margaret Curran, Jackie Baillie, Kezia Dugdale with special input…

It’s Labour we need protection from

In the run-up to the General Election, Labour’s rally call, ‘vote SNP, let Cameron into Westminster’ is frankly pathetic. I read the ‘Wings’ account of actual General election statistics and a number of us have also spotted that in reality, ‘vote Labour in Scotland’ to let the Tories in at Westminster is closer to the truth. As ever, I try…