You Want It Darker – We Kill the Flame

What on earth has just happened there Scotland? Since June 2016 we have been promised an independence referendum, six and a half years, and multiple mandates later we have been waiting for that promised referendum to be delivered. And now it isn’t, the independence referendum is no more, Sturgeon and the SNP have shrugged it… Continue reading You Want It Darker – We Kill the Flame

Salmond wants pro-independence parties to unite at next election – STV interview

Former first minister Alex Salmond has urged pro-independence parties to stand single-issue candidates at the next general election.  The Alba Party leader made the call after Thursday’s Supreme Court judgement that the Scottish Parliament could not organise another independence poll without the agreement of Westminster.  Nicola Sturgeon responded by saying the next general election – due… Continue reading Salmond wants pro-independence parties to unite at next election – STV interview

UK takes £80 000 000 000 from Scotland

– and then has the cheek to say Scotland is too poor! UK Tax on North Sea Oil and Gas could have been equivalent of £5000 annual windfall for every home in Scotland.  ALBA Party have said that the Chancellor’s raid on the North Sea shows that the UK Government can’t afford Scotland to become… Continue reading UK takes £80 000 000 000 from Scotland

NO General Election now!

A General Election right now would not further the cause of Scottish Independence argues Craig Murray. A General Election before the Supreme Court decision would give the SNP an excuse to avoid calling it a Plebiscite. It would give the new SNP MPs another 5 year sinecure while doing nothing for Scottish Independence – after… Continue reading NO General Election now!

SNP walk out when ALBA speaks up for Scotland

SNP MPs betrayed their real interests on Tuesday in Westminster. Rather than contribute to a debate on Scotland’s renewable energy potential, the SNP left as soon as Alba’s Kenny MacAskill started speaking. If they were interested in Scottish Independence they would have listened to the argument, contributed to the debate, and advanced the cause of… Continue reading SNP walk out when ALBA speaks up for Scotland

BBC bans ALBA

SALMOND ‘SILENCED’ Please share this page if you believe democratic voices should not be silenced: https://ayrshirealba.org/bbc-bans-alba/ Ofcom said Alba could complain to them if they wanted the BBC’s decision to be reconsidered.  This is the link to complain as a member of the public: https://ofcomforms.secure.force.com/formentry/SitesFormLicensingComplaints

The UK’s “Moron Risk Premium”

Since Quarteng’s disastrous Budget the international financial markets have been judging the UK’s credit rating using the “Moron Risk Premium”. The credit rating determines how much it costs to borrow money on the international exchanges. Contrary to the impression give by the Better Together bunch, the UK runs a continuous financial deficit – it’s always… Continue reading The UK’s “Moron Risk Premium”