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Tag: David Cameron

Podcast: What next for Scottish politics?

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it's Steven Purcell! Here at Newsnet Studios we have been waiting Steven's arrival for some...

Brexicon* 2: Return of the language of post-truth politics

‘We are respecting the wishes of the Scottish People …’ One of many breathtaking conceits perpetrated on Scotland by the Westminster government. The very same...

Brexit and the corrosive force that is British unionist intransigence

Commentary by Derek Bateman I do wish you Scottish Nationalists would learn to accept the result of a referendum. You’ve lost twice now. So what’s...

‘Submarine’ May presides over a Tory Party in not-so-well-hidden Euro turmoil

Commentary by Russell Bruce May faces Tory accusations of failing to campaign for Remain and being an ‘enemy agent’ Just as the Labour party begin a...

Brexit shocker throws Indyref2 into play as Sturgeon describes new poll...

By a Newsnet.scot reporter The UK's shock decision to leave the European Union has thrown the Scottish constitutional question wide open, with First Minister Nicol...

The tampon tax has never really been about tampons

Commentary by Cee Smith The tampon tax has never been about tampons. It began as a neat summation of the sexism that still exists in society. A...

Reflections on the EU, the BBC, and voting for both while...

Commentary by Derek Bateman And I thought the Holyrood elections would take precedence over Europe…no sooner do I write it than the First Minister does...

Brexit impact on workers’ law: be careful what you wish...

Commentary by Derek Bateman We have so much democracy, it’s coming out of our ears. It seems every year brings another election, every spring we’re...

Migrants and tax credits – Cameron ‘misguided and misleading’, say researchers

By Russell Bruce The National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) has released some limited information from the UK government on migrant tax credit...

Bombs Away: Threading through the moral maze as the RAF gets...

Commentary by Derek Bateman Funny how the Syria bombing saga mirrors events pre-Iraq. Cameron’s off-guard ‘terrorist sympathisers’ remark reminded me of John Reid, as Tony...