Why we must be ready to field EU election candidates

Why we must be ready to field EU election candidates

We’re preparing for potential European Parliament elections later this year, and we’re not losing sight of the really big campaign ahead – the campaign for independence.
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Lost and silenced in the dreamscape

Lost and silenced in the dreamscape

What is wrong with Britain? Let me list the ways. Mind you, if anyone embarked upon a serious and detailed accounting of the myriad ways in which the British state is a fundamental screw up, they’d still be listing them by the time that the Sun runs out of hydrogen...

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Media in the Time of Extinction and Climate Breakdown

Media in the Time of Extinction and Climate Breakdown

It’s a New Year and it’s time for a New You. That’s certainly what Kevin Keane, Scotland’s erstwhile ‘Environment Correspondent’ must have thought. On the 10 January he was still BBC Scotland’s ‘Environment Correspondent’. On the 11 January he was still BBC Scotland’s ‘Environment Correspondent’. (click on the image to...

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The Scottish budget: what it means for families

The Scottish budget: what it means for families

Find out more about how the Scottish budget means families in Scotland get the best deal anywhere in the UK.
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Theresa May reveals brand new Brexit plan complete with same old red lines

Theresa May reveals brand new Brexit plan complete with same old red lines

That margin of 230 was far, far bigger than even her harshest critic had expected, becoming Parliament’s biggest ever defeat, ensuring May both a place in the history books and as an answer to a pub quiz question for decades to come. The message of the Commons was simple: go...

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Deputy LibDem leader demands Conservative Chief Whip resign over proxy vote row

Deputy LibDem leader demands Conservative Chief Whip resign over proxy vote row

Last summer, there was fury when the Tories deliberately broke a promise with Swinson, who was on maternity leave at the time, over promises to “pair” her. This is the Commons tradition where one MPs of one party will not vote while a member of another party is absent. A...

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Scottish independence is now an ‘escape route’ amid Brexit chaos, says Blackford

Scottish independence is now an ‘escape route’ amid Brexit chaos, says Blackford

“In Scotland, we have another choice … We did not vote for Brexit. We will not be dragged out of Europe by a Tory Government we did not vote for. We might not be able to save the UK, but we can save Scotland,” he said. “We have an escape...

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