Any Brexit option cobbled together at the last minute by Labour and the Tories will make Scotland poorer. And it could potentially be unpicked by a future Tory PM – such as Boris Johnson.
Alyn Smith MEP’s moving speech to the European Parliament, warmly applauded by Donald Tusk and colleagues: “Leave a light on, so that we can find our way home”
Tory MPs told Ian Blackford to go home, exposing what the Tories truly think of Scotland.
“My message is for every EU national across the UK. You are welcome here and we want you to stay. What has been done to you by Brexiteer politicians is nothing short of disgraceful.”
“If Scotland is to be taken out of the EU against our will, there is a mandate in Scotland, won at two elections now, to give people the choice of independence.”
ICYMI – the Prime Minister of Iceland, Katrín Jakobsdóttir, said Scotland could “absolutely” be an independent nation: “In these issues I don’t think size matters.”
Michael Russell MSP and Elena Morozowa highlighting the vital contribution that EU nationals make in Scotland’s Highlands and Islands and rural communities, for Channel 4’s Political Slot.
Scotland is a world leader on protecting the environment. Al Gore and international leaders agree, but there’s lots more to do and we have tons of ambition.
It is becoming increasingly clear to many in Scotland that Scotland’s wider interests will only be protected with independence.
Strong and stable? The sheer number of Tory resignations since Brexit speak for themselves.