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nicola sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon is more popular than the Queen, A LOT MORE

Never look a gift horse in the mouth. By attempting to set Nicola Sturgeon and Mhairi Black up to fail in an online popularity contest Sky News set its own trap and walked right into it. Scotland has never had quite so much fun. British ...

bbc

BBC Scaremongering Scotland: The Shadow of Grenfell

It is utterly reprehensible of the BBC to use the awful events at Grenfell last year as a stick with which to beat the scottish government; all the more so because the British government was to blame. There’s a four day old report on the BBC ...

establishment media

Thinking Small: Critiquing the Media in Scotland

What we are left with then are those in the independent or alternative media, and we can’t underestimate the impact these writers and producers have had on the politics of Scotland. Looking at what this blog has been saying, at what others like ...

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The BBC’s lack of fact-checking is a failing of journalistic standards

We are expected to believe that not only did the editors of the newspapers and the radio shows in question not check their facts, but that the BBC also never bothered to do this. At the very least this is a monumental failing of journalistic ...

Reporting Scotland

Reporting Scotland consistently depicts London as the daddy and SNP as the petulant child

The withdrawal bill amendment has become yet another broken british promise to scotland, but at what point does our continued engagement with a lying state make the consequences of these broken promises our own fault? From August last year the ...