Gavin Esler – University Of Kent Address – Is It UK Rest In Peace – Jack Straw – You Have Within The UK Three Small Nations Under The Cosh Of The English

  Gavin Esler     Gavin Esler spent much of last year working on a BBC Radio series entitled Brits. In November, he delivered an Open Lecture at the University of Kent on the subject. This article is taken from his lecture: There are those who believe that Britain has had its day. There are […]

Ian (Blinky) Murray – Labour Party MP For Edinburgh South – Shadow Scottish Secretary – A Comic Appointment – But The Joke’s On Him

      Ian Murray is a Scottish Labour Party politician Murray’s political career started in 2003 as an Edinburgh City councillor when he stood for the Council elections in Liberton and won a seat. He later represented the Liberton/Gilmerton ward from 2007 to 2010. He has been the Member of Parliament for Edinburgh South […]

Austerity – For 5 More Years Of Ever Increasing Hardship Vote Tory-Labour or Lib/Dem – For A different Approach-Stick With The SNP – Give Your Children A Chance

  Professor Paul Krugman   About the Author Paul Krugman joined The New York Times in 1999 as an Op-Ed columnist and continues as a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University. Mr. Krugman received his B.A. from Yale University in 1974 and his Ph.D. from M.I.T. in 1977. He has taught at […]

Bombshell – Brian Taylor’s BBC Blog – Wendy Alexander Leadership – The Reason BBC Banned The Public Any Public Comment And The Reasons For The labour Party Meltdown

    September 2007: Wendy To The Fore By Brian Taylor And so finally, after weeks of waiting, Wendy Alexander has been confirmed as the new leader of Scottish Labour. Why the wait? Because, although she was sole nominee, her election had to be confirmed by an electoral college comprising Labour MSPs and the party’s […]

The State And Media Barons’ Abuse of The Electorate – The Fightback Begins – Media Manipulation Is Unacceptable To Scots

      Press and media stranglehold on the public In the last 20 years an ever expanding deregulatory regime has been embraced and abused by the UK media, (including the State funded BBC) despite many requests from the public and their representatives to limit their unfettered power. But politicians and media barons continue with […]