If Brexiteers Did Indy

If Brexiteers Did Indy

“For now we see through a glass, darkly” – The Bible, 1 Corr 13:12   Yesterday was the first meeting between the UK Brexit delegation and the EU delegation and, by many accounts, it has fallen far short of the UK’s expectations. David Davis spent months drumming...
Scottish independence debate is far from over

Scottish independence debate is far from over

I am bemused by the widespread feeling, at least south of the border, that the general election has knocked discussion on Scottish independence into the long grass for all time to come. I am quite sure that this is not true. Has anyone noticed, for example, that the...
Nation Deflation

Nation Deflation

It sort of feels like the independence movement needs a wee tonic right about now. There’s no mystery to this, we’re all in a bit of a slump. What we haven’t quite figured out is that we are the cure. We are the tonic Scotland needs. It’s fair to say, and without any...
Taking Stock 2: The SNP and YES

Taking Stock 2: The SNP and YES

    I am still trying to come up with some idea of why I feel that we have lost some focus, some direction. The conclusion I keep coming back to is the relationship between the SNP and the YES movement. But first I want to reflect back a little to the general...