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No going back!

Full credit to Steven Purcell for his efforts to get past the bitter, corrosive, intellect-crippling resentment of the SNP that has come to define British Labour in Scotland (BLiS) over the past few years every bit as much as their … Continue reading

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What difference does it make?

All the ‘will they/won’t they’ sensationalism surrounding the proposals to grant greater autonomy to British Labour in Scotland (BLiS) is tending to distract attention from the nature of the proposals themselves and the fact that they are no more than … Continue reading

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Don’t be fooled!

KEZIA Dugdale plunged her party into a fresh crisis yesterday, claiming Jeremy Corbyn cannot unite Labour or win a general election just minutes after he was re-elected as UK leader. Her party? What party is that? British Labour in Scotland … Continue reading

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False autonomy

Kezia Dugdale is talking pish again. Not for the first time, she’s banging on about her pretendy wee party having the authority to formulate policy independent of the real party. Which implies that British Labour in Scotland (BLiS) could have … Continue reading

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Council elections are important too

Tales of woe featuring British Labour in Scotland (BLiS) have become so commonplace that we might be forgiven for paying little attention to them. But it is crucial that independence supporters are not lulled into a sense that next year’s … Continue reading

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Demockracy!

It would appear to be one of the quirks of democracy, done in the manner favoured by the British parties, that the party which is relegated to third place by an unambiguously dismissive electorate assumes the right to have its … Continue reading

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How to make a new ‘truth’

So, a breakaway group of councils run by British Labour in Scotland (BLiS ) set up for the specific purpose of peddling anti-SNP propaganda does precisely what it was set up to do. Remember that these councils walked away from … Continue reading

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