Tag Archives: British nationalism

Unconditional stupidity

I still see British nationalist fanatics insisting that Alex Salmond “lied” about the price of oil in┬áScotland’s Future. Now, it’s more than three years since that document was published by the Scottish Government, and nearly two and a half years … Continue reading

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Local elections cancelled!

There was a time, not all that long ago, when the idea of British Labour in Scotland (BLiS) teaming up with the British Tories would have been shocking. Any suggestion that BLiS voters would transfer their allegiance en masse to … Continue reading

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British sickness

I find two things disturbing about reactions to the Scottish Government’s position on Brexit. Firstly, the mindless, vitriolic hatred that British nationalist fanatics have for Nicola Sturgeon. Many of these extremists can’t even bring themselves to write her name. There’s … Continue reading

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They’re out to destroy our NHS

The British nationalist propaganda machine’s denigration of NHS Scotland is relentless. There is no issue relating to the day-to-day running of our health service which is so trivial or mundane that it cannot be represented by the British parties and … Continue reading

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No democracy please! We’re British!

It is interesting and illuminating that Ruth Davidson regards a legitimate democratic campaign as a “threat”. And that British Conservatives in Scotland intend to “stand up” in opposition to the exercise of a fundamental democratic right – the right of … Continue reading

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How to appear stupid

An abiding, and betimes perplexing, feature of Scotland’s constitutional debate has been the willingness – even eagerness – of unionist commentators to make absolute fools of themselves in the name of defending the ruling elites of the British state. It … Continue reading

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Never trust a unionist!

The problem with articles such as this written by hard-line unionists is, not so much spotting the dishonesty and distortion, as deciding which bits of dishonesty and distortion to deal with. Unless one has unlimited time, it is rarely feasible … Continue reading

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