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Know your opponents

Let us be absolutely clear about this. Voting for or promoting any British nationalist party is, by definition, incompatible with the aims and principles of Scotland’s independence movement. Let us also be in no doubt whatever that the British Labour … Continue reading

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Peak British nationalism?

It will surely seem counter-intuitive to decent folks, but I genuinely believe we should be heartened by the anti-independence campaign’s descent into extremism. It tends to be the case that the more extreme a movement becomes, and the closer the … Continue reading

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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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