Scottish Labour

The year that Scotland learned to hate

9 May 2015 9:00 am

You get bad losers in politics and bad winners, too, but it’s surely a rare business to get a bad…

The SNP has replaced the Church of Scotland

18 April 2015 9:00 am

The Church of England’s catechism begins ‘What is your name?’ The old Presbyterian catechism favoured in Scotland asked a better,…

The real threat to Britain (and it’s not the SNP)

21 March 2015 9:00 am

What a load of mendacious balls everybody talks about Scotland. It’s like a disease. It’s like, you know how they…

Why an SNP surge at Westminster could mean the end of Britain

28 February 2015 9:00 am

Anyone seeking to understand the strength of the SNP should look to those parts of Scotland where the party is…

How Labour lost Scotland (and could lose the Union)

7 February 2015 9:00 am

Just four months ago Scotland was the scene of great cross-party co-operation — unprecedented in peace-time politics. Gordon Brown was…

The National shows just how much danger the Union – and Scotland – is still in

29 November 2014 9:00 am

Nearly 20 years ago, during one of the many impasses on the road to ‘peace’ in Northern Ireland, Gerry Adams…

Meet the new Queen of Scots: Nicola Sturgeon’s unstoppable rise

22 November 2014 9:00 am

‘She sold out the Hydro arena faster than Kylie Minogue,’ said one awestruck unionist of Nicola Sturgeon this week. Scotland’s…

One week to save Britain

13 September 2014 9:00 am

Next week, the most important vote in recent British history will be held. Indeed, it may well turn out to…