Tom Harris – Modern Day Churchill – Scottish Labour Party Leader in Waiting – “By 2016, Scottish Labour will either have re-established itself as the party of aspiration, or it will be an irrelevance.”

                  16 March 2016: Former Labour MP Tom Harris to lead Vote Leave campaign in Scotland Tom Harris, who represented Glasgow South until losing his seat in last year’s general election, said he will serve as the director of Vote Leave north of the border. He insistedContinue reading “Tom Harris – Modern Day Churchill – Scottish Labour Party Leader in Waiting – “By 2016, Scottish Labour will either have re-established itself as the party of aspiration, or it will be an irrelevance.””

Willie Bain – Labour Candidate for Glasgow North East – Time To Bring To An End Seventy Years Of Shameful Neglect Of Constituents And Their Honourable But Misplaced Loyalty

      Willie Bain       2009: Local reaction in Glasgow North East following resignation of Michael Martin a. No one walking through Mr Martin’s constituency of Glasgow North East yesterday could have failed to note the stark contrast between the deprivation on the streets, and the stories of refurnished second homes andContinue reading “Willie Bain – Labour Candidate for Glasgow North East – Time To Bring To An End Seventy Years Of Shameful Neglect Of Constituents And Their Honourable But Misplaced Loyalty”

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      Margaret Curran. MP   She became politically active as a student in the Glasgow University Labour Club in the late 1970s, where she associated with Johann Lamont and Sarah Boyack. She held several posts in Labour student politics, including Secretary of Glasgow University Labour Club, Secretary of the Scottish Organisation of LabourContinue reading “margaret-curran-how-the-hell-did-she-get-away-with-it-for-so-long-time-to-retire-to-your-1million-house-in-newlands”

Strange Bedfellows Indeed – How the Torys, Labour and Israel Denied Scotland Independence

Strange Bedfellows Indeed – How the Torys, Labour and Israel Denied Scotland Independence Scottish Referendum – Independence: Good or bad for Jews & Israel? An independent Scotland would be no friend of Israel. While so many issues remain coloured in grey, heading into the referendum on Scottish independence, this one should be viewed as black-and-white.Continue reading “Strange Bedfellows Indeed – How the Torys, Labour and Israel Denied Scotland Independence”

Scotland has Been Changed Forever by the Outcome of the Referendum

Scotland has Been Changed Forever by the Outcome of the Referendum Lamont finally agrees Scotland has been changed forever by the outcome of the Referendum – But can the Labour Party in Scotland Change?? or Will it Still, “Cow Tow” to the Instructions of the English Labour Party?? Johann Lamont smiled for the cameras, ignoringContinue reading “Scotland has Been Changed Forever by the Outcome of the Referendum”

Nose Back In The Trough – Prescott Returns – The Ultimate Insult – The Smell Of Largess Pervades – His Record Stinks

John Prescott, (the Baron) has been asked to return to frontline politics providing inspiration and a large front to the Labour Party May  2015 general election campaign. I thought we had seen the last of Teflon Tony’s sidekicks but it seems, “The Reluctant Baron” has other plans. Reflecting back to his time at Westminster andContinue reading “Nose Back In The Trough – Prescott Returns – The Ultimate Insult – The Smell Of Largess Pervades – His Record Stinks”