It’d drive you to drink!

It’d drive you to drink!

It is unfortunate that this historic affirmation of Scotland’s distinctive political culture has been marred by so much comment based on near-perfect ignorance of the minimum unit pricing (MUP) measure and the wider strategy of which it is a part. It is truly...
Devolution is intolerable!

Devolution is intolerable!

“At its heart, independence is the natural extension of the principle that decisions should be taken in Scotland and that doing so improves the lives of people who live here.” – First Minister Nicola Sturgeon But that is NOT the principle behind devolution. Devolution...
Scotland Office

Scotland Office

Earlier this month I noticed that my Twitter timeline seemed to be containing a lot of tweets from the Scotland Office. Now I don’t follow the Governor General’s safe house and I became quickly aware that these were coming more often than the usual re-tweeted “look at...