MSPs in the Scottish Parliament, who are not members of the Scottish Government (SNP) can get their Bills accepted and passed in a way that the UK Parliament in London finds almost impossible to do.
“Sturgeon handed fresh blow: ‘Shetland Islands BRAINWASHED to think it’s part of Scotland’ Daily Express online
How can it be that Scotland is considered to be too small to be an independent country when Nauru is considered viable?
May 17th is Norwegian Constitution Day. Orkney’s links with Norway have remained strong to this day.
John Mowat writes about the background and impact of The Declaration of Arbroath
“We, as Scotland, need to ask: what do we need to do? And is that achievable within the current political and constitutional framework?”
On 16th of February 1918 Lithuania reinstated its independence.
Today saw tens of thousands descend on Glasgow for an emergency march in light of December’s election result.
“Firstly, there is no hierarchy of courts. Parliament is answerable, equally, to every court in these lands.”
“I’ve felt for some time that Scotland has two parliaments: one which broadly represents its best interests, and one whose raison d’etre is to work against them.”