Brexit Bill Power Grab: Direct Rule by Stealth

Brexit Bill Power Grab: Direct Rule by Stealth

Westminster’s Brexit power grab is not simply the deprivation of “more powers.” It is a death blow to the entire devolution settlement. Killing devolution is London’s new priority. Direct rule is a central feature of its plan to save the union. Completely ignoring the...
The Gospel According to Jacob Rees-Mogg

The Gospel According to Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg might become Britain’s first out-of-the-closet Catholic Prime Minister. This doesn’t bode well for gay people and women, but it’s unfair to blame this on the Catholic Church. Rees-Mogg is making it up as he goes along. Contrary to popular opinion there...
A sea of lies

A sea of lies

Imagine, if you can, a world in which politicians such as Theresa May are subject to proper scrutiny by the official opposition at Westminster. Imagine a world in which their lies are exposed by the mainstream media. Imagine a world in which political journalists are...
Welcome to 1933 Scotland!

Welcome to 1933 Scotland!

So the EU Withdraw Bill passed its first stage no problem.  Labour voting with Tories, all hunky-dory down in Westminster where two main parties become one. Meanwhile in Scotland, the SNP and Nicola Sturgeon are truly concerned with the way in which this ‘power grab’...