Today figures were released showing last year, Scotland had the second lowest number of homicides cases for decades. You wouldn’t know that from the BBC headline
Category: Scottish Politics
Ash Denham MSP gives a simple explanation of the EU Withdrawal Bill, the Sewel convention, the power grab and why she won’t be supporting it.
These 111 powers should automatically default to Scotland post-Brexit. However, the UK government intends to change the law in order to grab them.
Another set of Scottish Labour leadership candidates treating half the country with contempt and once more they will learn the hard way at the ballot box
The latest Survation poll for the Scottish Daily Mail suggests that a clear majority of Scots would like to hold indyref2 in the near future.
On the anniversary of devolution, 13 Scottish Tory MPs who campaigned for election on the sole promise of subverting democracy, did just that.
First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, looks at the last 20 years of Scottish devolution. She asks has it made Scotland better and looks to what will happen next.
Ruth Davidson’s defence of Douglas Ross seemed to be that he’s not a bigot, he’s just representing the bigoted views of the people of Moray.
The two top candidates to lead Scottish Labour went to private Schools. Mind you, so did a quarter of Scot Lab, a third of UK Lab and Corbyn himself.
While the SNP are far from perfect, they have done more to mitigate Tory austerity than any other party, and here is the evidence to prove it.
While GERS still shows Scotland has a large fiscal deficit within the UK, the figures show we are starting to move in the right direction.
Even if GERS tells us nothing about the finances of an independent Scotland, we still need a viable deficit reduction plan if we are to sell independence.
Anyone else get the feeling that the recent manoeuvring of Colonel Ruth is more about influencing the Scottish people than influencing Theresa May?
The only people who don’t want to be rid of the lunatic fringe are members of the lunatic fringe. Shame Ross Greer wasn’t only referring to them.
After weeks of tribalism, the movement was united in defence of Michelle Thomson. Am I alone thinking it best she’s no longer SNP business spokesperson
In this reader submitted guest post, Jim Cassidy argues that the Holyrood voting system needs a shake up to make it fairer and more representative.