This video was posted on Twitter this morning. It’s Alan Bissett speaking during the 2014 referendum campaign, but his words are as pertinent and appropriate today as they were when first spoken. So listen...
- A Lopsided Union
- Dumped or tolerated?
- The Rise of English Nationalism – and the Demise of the UK
- A Danglerous Place
- Working…with wine…and lies
- Reluctance to address honestly
- Split ahoy for Scottish Tories?
- World beating
- The road to indyref2
- Paying the price
- Party or no party? That is the question
- NHS in imminent danger
- A really frustrating place to work in
- Campaign to unseat 44 Tory MPs
- Worth their weight in gold?
- Size doesn’t matter
- Global Assembly Conference
- Global Britain or Polluter Britain?
- Why Glasgow?
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