Category Archives: Scottish Independence Referendum

A Faustian Pact

Not in my backyard Throwing the term fascist into conversations is easily done without defining what we mean by ‘fascist’, but there’s no doubting the disenfranchised and the disaffected are adopting extreme ideologies out of frustration with their lot, and political … Continue reading

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Scotland’s Mafia

The United Kingdom government has no God-given right to assume it will inherit every nation automatically at every general election. Scotland in Union be advised. Once you accept that maxim and hold rigidly to unionism right or wrong, you have no option … Continue reading

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Dinner With The Union

MENU Starter Self-Aggrandisement in Union Sauce Followed by Gobbledygook Soup with Crudities Main Course Ridicule of Scotland basted in Oil garnished with Thistle in Bloom Sweet Scottish Oats lathered in English Honey Topped with British Raspberries from Perthshire And  Tunnocks on a Tartan … Continue reading

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Scotland Leased to the Scots

Imposing an unequal Treaty on a neighbour nation in which that nation will always be overpowered by the parliamentary votes and self-serving agenda of the dominant nation is normally described as governing a colony. In Scotland’s case, Scotland is leased to … Continue reading

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Last Exit from Brexit

A quick guide to solutions for Scotland to escape England’s fiasco Living next door to England is living next to a perpetual building site constructed on a PFI budget we paid for, and continue paying for the next twenty years. … Continue reading

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Scotland: A British Colony

The Great Debate on freedom of choice was a tremendously liberating experience. It was the first time in anybody’s memory we had open speech, not merely narrow ‘free’ speech. It must have come as a surprise to many Scots and English too … Continue reading

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Paging BBC Scotland!

An open letter to Donalda MacKinnon, Director of BBC Scotland on the first anniversary of her tenure Dear Donalda MacKinnon Leaving the BBC is like leaving the Communist Party, you’re never forgiven. In consequence it was not a surprise to hear … Continue reading

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