ITS THE SNP THAT GAVE UP!

A guest post by regular Breeks. “You just gave up”. I don’t know if that’s designed to be wilfully inflammatory, but be aware it’s putting you in the same bracket of delusion as Pete Wishart.  If anybody has “given up”, it’s the SNP who’ve been content to sit on their laurels these past eight years,Continue reading “ITS THE SNP THAT GAVE UP!”

WHAT REALLY HAPPENED IN DUMBARTON.

It’s always good when people with specific local knowledge respond to an article. The following comes from Willie Hutchison who was a member of the SNP in Graeme’s constituency in Dumbarton when HQ effectively sidelined Graeme and his local office bearer’s and took over their selection procedure. Removing branch and constituency secretaries, as well asContinue reading “WHAT REALLY HAPPENED IN DUMBARTON.”

REJOIN THE SNP..LET ME THINK!

A guest article from Joan Hutchison. In response to Graeme, I left the SNP after being an activist for many years and a national committee member. The National Secretary refused to allow my committee to meet on account of it containing a majority of reformers.  Douglas Chapman himself resigned as Treasurer, I am advised, becauseContinue reading “REJOIN THE SNP..LET ME THINK!”

PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS

A guest article from Peter Young, who runs IndyScot News from his home in Denmark. I plan to leave it up as the main post for the entire weekend. Please read and share, it deserves a wide audience. Patriots and Traitors “Someone lays flowers there every year,” my friend John said. “It’s just around the cornerContinue reading “PATRIOTS AND TRAITORS”

THIS IS RAPIDLY BECOMING MIA WEEK. QUITE RIGHT.. BECAUSE IT IS QUALITY THE FRANCHISE.

“I am as you stated a settler and therefore I think you are saying you would prefer I didn’t have the opportunity to vote” I am sorry if I did not make myself clear, but no, that is not my interpretation at all. My interpretation of what rules Scotland should have (taking as a startingContinue reading “THIS IS RAPIDLY BECOMING MIA WEEK. QUITE RIGHT.. BECAUSE IT IS QUALITY THE FRANCHISE.”

REELING THE CARROT IN

Regular columnist Mia reviews the latest “offering” from the SNP. REELING THE CARROT IN Yesterday morning I was pleasantly surprised by a headline in the National: “John Swinney says SNP majority in UK election would be independence mandate” The article said: “Asked directly if a majority of SNP MPs at the next General Election would represent a mandate toContinue reading “REELING THE CARROT IN”