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Tag: boris johnson

Johnson: Devolution a disaster

Boris just pulled the pin out

Polling by YouGov found that Sturgeon was on +50 points. Johnson has dropped to -50 points after mismanaging the crisis, leaving 100 points difference between the two leaders.
Free school meals denied

Suffer the little children – in Tory...

By Margaret Johnstone In Scotland free school meals are currently available to all P1 to P3 pupils, as well...
British Bullshit

Baffling with bullshit

By Margaret Johnstone Much has been spouted, hands waving wildly, by the Prime Minister, his Ministers and his Tory...

Polls and donkeys

By Russell Bruce Boris's star is falling in line with any regard for his governmental competence. Failing stars burn...

Will the real Boris Johnson show himself?

By Russell Bruce Boris Johnson has many faces and the problem for commentators is to find the most predicable...

Boris VIII, England’s would-be autocrat

Boris VIII is the second UK prime minister to look to use Henry VIII powers extensively.

Why is John Lamont ashamed to be a Conservative?

By Equality Nation Tory candidates in Scotland are hiding their party allegiance in their election literature and it looks...

Don’t panic – oh no!

By Molly Pollock The food was excellent, the Burgundy flowed, liqueurs were served, conviviality reigned. Boris’s mouth loosened. And somewhere in the room a recording...

Sound bites and carrots

By Alec Ross These are the meaningless, vacuous, lazy, mendacious, cynical and intellectually pessimistic sound bites that have largely replaced sensible discourse and now dominate...

The moment approaches for absolutes to collide in Scottish politics

Commentary by Derek Bateman The BBC news at 5.30 this morning started with an item about Boris Johnson burrowing away to wheedle promises about trade...