Glasgow South West – Poorly Served By Davidson And His labour Party Colleagues – Time For Change -Get ‘Em Out

Ian Davidson was born in 1950 in the borders region of Scotland. He migrated north to Strathclyde and was elected to the position of councillor with the Strathclyde Regional Council, where he was employed from 1978 -1992. He gave up his post when he was elected as a Labour MP  and has  been at WestminsterContinue reading “Glasgow South West – Poorly Served By Davidson And His labour Party Colleagues – Time For Change -Get ‘Em Out”

Gordon Brown Labour Party

Gordon Brown Brown first thought of himself as being ‘Labour’ and his sense of social injustice was roused when he accompanied his father on visits around Kirkcaldy seeing the pain of unemployment and the misery of poverty and squalor as the mining and textile industries collapsed. Growing up he discovered Tawney, Tressell, Cole and otherContinue reading “Gordon Brown Labour Party”

Scottish Labour Party in Crisis- Change! What Change?

Scottish Labour Party in Crisis- Change! What Change? In a brief to the Labour Party in Scotland, (following on from the SNP Landslide victory in the 2011 Scottish Election) Dominic Dowling, (Senior Election Agent) for all Labour candidates in Glasgow. assessed the performance of the party as having been dull and uninspiring. Other noteworthy commentsContinue reading “Scottish Labour Party in Crisis- Change! What Change?”

Living in the East End of Glasgow in the 1940’s

Living in the East End of Glasgow in the 1940’s My first brush with the politics of Glasgow came in July 1946. I was a teenager, living, with my family, in a single end in Kent Street, Calton. Myself and two of my friends were returning from a Socialist Party political meeting being held on,Continue reading “Living in the East End of Glasgow in the 1940’s”

Glasgow City Council and New Labour a Systematic Transfer of Finance and Assets From the Public Purse to the Wallets of Friends of Labour

        McAvetty         Purcell These two Guys Led Glasgow City Council       The Empire That Was – Glasgow & the Labour Party Steven Purcell, leader of Glasgow City Council, (GCC) quit office without warning amid increasingly fevered allegations of drugs, corruption and sleaze. The Labour Party, “shutContinue reading “Glasgow City Council and New Labour a Systematic Transfer of Finance and Assets From the Public Purse to the Wallets of Friends of Labour”

Johann Lamont & Scottish Labour

Johann Lamont & Scottish Labour It is a fact that from the time she took up office as leader, (Johan Lamont and the Scottish Labour Party) meekly toe the line sent down by Ed Miliband and his cohorts. Entirely suited only to the needs of English voters, (not Scots) policies are to be foisted uponContinue reading “Johann Lamont & Scottish Labour”

He is Back Again – Alistair Darling – The Bearded Trot Complicit in the Bankruptcy of Scotland Seeks to Lord it Over Scotland Yet Again

    Marxist Luvvie   Darling: A Political Unprincipled Opportunist Twenty-five years ago, the man they knew as a bushy-bearded ringleader of a loony left council, was a supporter of the International Marxist Group, whose key objectives included the nationalisation of the British banking system as a first step towards full-blown Communism.   Loony leftContinue reading “He is Back Again – Alistair Darling – The Bearded Trot Complicit in the Bankruptcy of Scotland Seeks to Lord it Over Scotland Yet Again”

The Scottish Labour Party Doesn’t Exist

The Scottish Labour Party Doesn’t Exist At the time of the Falkirk candidate selection debacle Johann Lamont, (supposed leader of the Scottish labour Party) was instructed to keep her silence, by the Labour Party in England. The difficulty was referred to Ed Miliband who undertook to direct the outcome. The Scottish branch of Labour, (forContinue reading “The Scottish Labour Party Doesn’t Exist”

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”

Nepotism in the Labour Party

Nepotism In The Labour party Hilary Benn MP. Son of the late Tony Benn. Neil Kinnock’s son, Stephen Kinnock, (married to Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt) has been selected to represent Aberavon, which the party has continuously held since the 1920s. A safe seat. Rachel Kinnock, “Personal Adviser”, (next step MP in a safe seat)Continue reading “Nepotism in the Labour Party”