By James Kelly

Monday 10 July 2017

Monday 10 July 2017

Theresa May was hugely criticised for her deal with Arlene Foster (r)

Tory-DUP alliance has written the SNP's election leaflets for them

Tory-DUP alliance has written the SNP's election leaflets for them

The hypocrisy over the DUP deal hasn’t killed the union between England and Scotland, but it’s arguably illustrated why that union is already dead

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Tuesday 13 June 2017

The SNP still performed well in the election despite some reverses, says James Kelly

The SNP must stand its ground on an independence referendum

The SNP must stand its ground on an independence referendum

If the SNP are instead seen to back down in the face of a defeat that didn’t actually happen, they would be self-inflicting a wound that might never properly heal

Monday 22 May 2017

Monday 22 May 2017

Nicola Sturgeon's election strategy is completely justified

Why young independence supporters need to back Sturgeon in June

'Ignore the rabid Tory press - Nicola Sturgeon's got everything under control'

Ignore the rabid right-wing press - there's every reason to go to the polls and ensure the unionists' defeat is as crushing as possible

Thursday 20 April 2017

Thursday 20 April 2017

Jeremy Corbyn faces a major deficit in the polls

Snap election could repair Corbyn's image – and destroy Ruth Davidson’s

'Snap election could repair Corbyn's image – and destroy Ruth Davidson’s'

Election might actually be a blessing in disguise for embattled Labour leader

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Theresa May has reversed 40 years of government policy on Scotland, says James Kelly

In attempting to deny Scotland a referendum, Theresa May has taken a turn towards tyranny

'Theresa May has veered towards tyranny on Scottish issue'

From the moment Ms May rejected Nicola Sturgeon's request, the notion that Scotland is part of the UK by its own consent was converted from reality to fiction

Thursday 9 March 2017

Thursday 9 March 2017

Nicola Sturgeon will be delighted with Theresa May's hardline approach

Theresa May must heed lessons of Thatcher - or risk presenting Scotland to the SNP

'May must learn from Thatcher - or risk presenting Scotland to the SNP'

Mrs May's current course is a disastrous folly, and history shows that an overbearing Tory government is a godsend for separatists

Tuesday 7 February 2017

Tuesday 7 February 2017

Scottish independence supporters have long declared a kinship with their Catalan counterparts

The people of Scotland are standing shoulder-to-shoulder with our Catalan brothers in their fight against oppression

To the people of Catalonia: We Scots are with you every step of the way

Why Catalonia's brave, just and tireless struggle serves as an inspiration to us all

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Trident protesters have been vindicated by the latest debacle

Trident’s unexpected jaunt towards America – was someone upstairs trying to tell us something?

The case for scrapping Trident is now surely unanswerable

If we needed any more proof of the folly of Trident, the mis-fire debable has provided it

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Theresa May took a hardline approach in her Brexit speech

The Theresa May paradox : her hardline British nationalism means the UK’s days are numbered

Theresa May's hardline nationalism means the UK’s days are numbered

Theresa May talks of preserving the union but the promises made in her Brexit speech yesterday were inimical to that aim

Wednesday 4 January 2017

Wednesday 4 January 2017

An alliance between Labour and the SNP could suit both parties

A Labour-SNP pact to defeat the Tories would be in the interests of both parties

Labour-SNP pact to defeat the Tories would benefit both parties

If the two sides can come together and finally create a progressive alliance, the Tories might be toppled far sooner than people think

Thursday 1 December 2016

Thursday 1 December 2016

After Trump and Brexit disasters, pollsters are now getting Scottish independence wrong too

Why the pollsters have it wrong - again - on Scottish independence

You'd think the events of 2016 would make pollsters rethink their inaccurate methods. But a glance at this week's Scottish independence poll suggests otherwise

Friday 18 November 2016

Friday 18 November 2016

'The madness of King Trump only strengthens Scotland's case for independence'

'The madness of King Trump only strengthens Scotland's case for independence'

In Scotland we've long known Donald Trump was a vindictive idiot, and we now need to take a stand against the dog-whistle politics sweeping the globe

Monday 7 November 2016

Monday 7 November 2016

Brexit High Court ruling is no laughing matter - for the Remainers, it's an emergency

Brexit ruling is no laughing matter - for the Remainers, it's an emergency

Britain's Progressives must seize the moment and unite - or else this crucial moment in history will be lost

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Wednesday 26 October 2016

#ThrowScotlandOut: To become a country, England must stop thinking like an imperial overlord

#ThrowScotlandOut: England must stop thinking like an imperial overlord

England is every bit as much entitled to democratic self-determination as Scotland is - but doesn't seem to have realised it yet

Monday 17 October 2016

Monday 17 October 2016

Indyref debate shows Scottish Labour care more about ousting Corbyn than helping their country

Indyref debate shows Scottish Labour care more about Corbyn than their country

People used to say Scottish Labour were merely a branch office of the main party. Now they're somehow even more pathetic than that

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Wednesday 5 October 2016

With Ukip, Brexit and Labour shambles, Scots don't know whether to laugh or cry

With Ukip, Brexit and Labour shambles, Scots don't know whether to laugh or cry

Farce of Diane James' resignation is just the latest example of incompetence south of the border

Friday 19 August 2016

Friday 19 August 2016

Corbyn Sturgeon

Labour need to remember the basic rules of courtship if they are to woo the SNP

Labour need to remember the basic rules of courting if they are to woo the SNP

Jeremy Corbyn and his London cronies are the only ones who seem to grasp the reality of an alliance north of the border