Prof. John Robertson
Question Time

Question Time’s hatchet job on Scottish Education

Mike Russell got thoroughly outnumbered last night by several ranting, self-obsessed and not too bright attention-seekers, enabled by Dumbledore, before he was stabbed in the back by Dugdale, so we heard barely a trace of intelligent discussion on ...

BBC

More BBC early morning nightmares!!! Don’t travel! Don’t eat anything! Don’t think anything! Don’t speak to members of the other sex!

Up early today? 06:26 am and still a bit fragile? Good. Here we go after a nice wee ‘Hallo’ and ‘Good Morning’: Figures obtained by the BBC (no, really?) suggest about 8% of meat tested in Scotland last year was found to contain the ...

scottish oil

BBC very worried about Scottish oil industry’s ‘rising costs’ but fail to acknowledge potential $41 billion profit

On BBC Scotland at 06:28am today and sneaked in at end after the cheery stuff about the SNP conference: ‘The oil and gas industry’s being warned to keep an eye on rising costs as it recovers from the oil price crash. The findings from the ...

poverty

Poverty in Scotland 2018: The positive news that you won’t have heard from BBC Scotland

Reporting Scotland ignored the report altogether. They were far too busy with trouble over the football cup semi-final location and the Tory conference in Birmingham. However, at 06:29 and repeated five more times, in the Scottish insert into BBC ...

special needs

Reporting Scotland’s latest early morning nightmare story propagandizes people with special needs and autism

At 06:29 am, headlined and repeated throughout the morning, we heard: ‘There are still 79 [Scottish] people with special needs and autism in care in England and Wales.’ I don’t mean to diminish the suffering involved for these 79. I just ...