Category: Scottish Politics

Independence: Unleashing ‘Brand Scotland’ on the Global Stage

Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar recently announced plans to promote “Brand Scotland” through UK embassies. This highlights the significant economic and cultural value of Scottish products. Scottish independence better realizes the vision for a thriving economy and global presence. It allows Scotland to control its branding, trade policies, and international relations. The Potential of an

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The Sky’s Getting Bumpier

Today’s turbulent skies result from climate change, as per new University of Reading research. This study reveals a concerning trend: clear-air turbulence (CAT) rises as our planet warms, posing higher air travel risks. The research reveals that over the past four decades, clear-air turbulence has surged in various global regions. In the North Atlantic air

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Labour, Commitment to Workers’ Rights?

Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar has confirmed that his family’s wholesale business currently does not pay all workers the “real living wage“, underscoring the ongoing struggle for workers’ rights under the Labour Party’s current leadership. Critics claim Labour, once for the working class, now resembles Tories, favouring corporates over labour reforms. Unions criticized Labour’s “New

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Ensuring Job Security

The global energy landscape is changing. Traditional oil and gas are being debated. Renewable energy sources are part of the discussion. This debate is very important. The global energy landscape is changing. Traditional energy sources like oil and gas are being debated. Renewables are also part of this discussion. This debate is increasingly important. A

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A Case for Supporting Green Party Success

In the wake of recent local election victories across England, the Green Party has demonstrated its growing appeal and potential influence in shaping local governance. The remarkable success in Bristol, where the Greens emerged as the largest party, is just one highlight of their expanding reach. This triumph underscores a compelling argument for considering the

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Why Anas Sarwar’s Views on Gender Are Transphobic

Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar’s recent comments on gender recognition and single-sex spaces have sparked controversy and rightly so. In an interview with Radio Times, Sarwar displayed a fundamental misunderstanding of transgender issues and perpetuated harmful stereotypes. His statements not only undermine the rights and dignity of transgender individuals but also reveal a concerning lack

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Scottish Parliament Unites in Support of Safe Access Zones Bill: A Step Forward for Reproductive Rights

In a resounding show of cross-party unity, members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) came together today to overwhelmingly support the Stage 1 vote on the Safe Access Zones Bill, proposed by Scottish Green MSP Gillian Mackay. The bill, which aims to establish 200-metre safe access zones—commonly known as ‘buffer zones’—around abortion service providers to prevent

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