SNP/SG Competence
the media

Democracy should define mandates, not the media

Expectation defines success or failure if you live in media land, and the Scottish public is already being conditioned for a Tory ‘success’.  The message being drummed into the minds of voters is that more seats for the Tories means a weakened ...

Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon says “Theresa May’s attempt to block our mandate… will crumble to dust”

Brian Taylor tells it wrong.  Nicola Sturgeon tells it right.  Simple and powerful - "Theresa May's attempt to block our mandate - to give the people of Scotland a choice over their own future when the time is right - will crumble to ...

independence referendum

BBC weaves a narrative that Theresa May is Scotland’s overlord

There was a fascinating moment on the BBC news channel yesterday afternoon, when Professor John Curtice raised (with much more seriousness than most commentators have done thus far) the possibility that the Scottish Government might hold a ...

independence referendum

A second independence referendum – that’s what the people want

BBC openly and repeatedly broadcasting false statistics On today’s Good Morning Scotland, a Tory MSP (in this case seven-time voter reject Murdo Fraser) was allowed to repeatedly get away unchallenged – for about the 100th time on broadcast ...

Reporting Scotland

Guilty: Reporting Scotland misled viewers about GERS

BBC Scotland’s flagship news programme Reporting Scotland has been found guilty of broadcasting a misleading claim relating to Scotland’s finances. The corporation’s Editorial Complaints Unit [ECU] has upheld a complaint relating to an item ...