Colonel Tankstraddler and her minion

Colonel Tankstraddler and her minion

So Ruth Davidson MSP, and the real Governor General of the northern colony Scotland, speaks at the Conservative old age people’s Conference in Manchester. Ruthie got into SNP bad mode really quickly, of course with a huge dollop of delusion, or was that shit, same...
Catalonia

Catalonia

I never realised how emotional I would feel over their referendum. Like so many others, I have been watching this build up for tomorrow’s vote, seen the arguments and tried to weigh up their and Spain’s actions against a future Scottish independence campaign. I knew I...
Catalonia Then and Now

Catalonia Then and Now

  “In Spain, the dead are more alive than the living”, Frederico Garcia Lorca – poet. I’ve lost count of the number of visits made to Spain, to all points of that vast multifarious, humble, exotic land, but not the memorable journey across it by car north to...
Why I Support Independence – A Deeply Personal Story

Why I Support Independence – A Deeply Personal Story

I want to reach out to the people who may read my blog posts, but this time I want to reach out on a deeply personal level that may help people understand why it is that I support independence for Scotland and why I am a socialist like so many other Scots. The below...