Requiem for a Dream

Republicaton of an article on Iain Lawson’s website Yours For Scotland Taking up my offer to publish a full explanation of the turmoil surrounding the Alba NEC elections two of those involved have prepared this article so those members who have been active on social media can fully understand events. For those annoyed by the… Continue reading Requiem for a Dream

Schemes for Indy

The Way Ahead A major new force has just entered Scottish Politics. The people. Leanne Tervit, who quit the Alba Party on a point of principle, has just launched a new movement in Scottish politics. Schemes for Indy. Here’s what she says. I’ve found out in a very short time that Parties attract the wrong… Continue reading Schemes for Indy

It all sounds so nice…

Highly Protected Marine Area – it has such a reassuring ring to it! But it will be devastating to the Fishing Communities who’ve depended on fishing since the Clearances. Now they feel they’re being Cleared again. Centuries of traditional skills, family history, local knowledge, centuries of living in harmony with nature, are all being piled… Continue reading It all sounds so nice…

Photo ID required for Scottish Elections

In another imposition by the Tories, Scottish voters will require Photo ID to vote in Scottish elections. In legislation put forward by the Tory government, Scottish voters will need Photo ID from May of this year to vote for By-Elections and Recall Votes , and for General Elections from October. The legislation is widely seen… Continue reading Photo ID required for Scottish Elections

Julie Bindel’s Commentary on ‘Trans’ prisoners

Julie is a highly respected author and campaigner for Women’s Rights and Gay Rights. Her interview on GBNews is brilliant, because she goes straight to the heart of the issues and has such depth of knowledge. I find people like Julie deeply impressive: they have conviction in what what they are saying and don’t water… Continue reading Julie Bindel’s Commentary on ‘Trans’ prisoners

How likely are ‘TransWomen’ to be sex offenders?

Figures from an article on Wings Over Scotland, 10th January 22 One of the assumptions behind the SNP government refusing to accept amendments to the Gender Recognition Reform Bill of 22nd December was that they know better than anyone else what the risks posed by the bill were. They wouldn’t take the amendment from Conservative… Continue reading How likely are ‘TransWomen’ to be sex offenders?