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FutureFest: Nicola Sturgeon on how government can shape the future

By Russell Bruce In a fascinating speech at FutureFest 2018 in London First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon set out the vision and strategy the Scottish Government...

Are the Tories gagging democracy?

By Dorothy Bruce Theresa may is fond of pontificating about British values – a belief in democracy, upholding the rule of law, a deeply embedded...

Claim of Right debate: Tommy Sheppard’s brilliant speech

By Russell Bruce The SNP Claim of Right debate brought SNP MPs out in force at Westminster. But then they are there in force every...

Keep Scotland the Brand’s Ruth Watson takes the case to Westminster

By Russell Bruce High profile Keep Scotland the Brand campaigner, Ruth Watson took the campaign trail to Westminster on Tuesday. She was invited to give evidence...

The Great British Brand steal

Alec Ross reports on Mundell's British takeover at the Royal Highland Show A farming friend from Gloucestershire ‘phoned me last week. After years of meaning...

Commentary: The White Man Coup Versus Humanity

Scottish author, playwright and activist Peter Arnott on the whiff of corruption that follows modern Western politics. This little essay started with the thought, prompted...

Clyde-built for the world

By Dorothy Bruce Three items linked like pieces of a jigsaw in my mind this week. The first was a Scottish Government press release informing...

Super wealthy pocket Brexit millions

By Russell Bruce An extraordinarily detailed report from Bloomberg earlier this week shed more light on the manipulation of the sterling exchange rate in the...

Brexit: an Airbus exit could be a threat to Scottish jobs

Exclusive report by Russell Bruce The Airbus wing assembly plant in Wales has been given extensive coverage in the media but the possible affect on...

What is a MEANINGFUL vote worth at Westminster?

By Russell Bruce The crisis in EU negotiations within May’s dysfunctional party and government rumbles on and on. The inability of presenting solid proposals to...