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Labour's problems in Scotland go well beyond Jim Murphy - New Statesman

Labour's problems in Scotland go well beyond Jim Murphy - New Statesman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Labour's troubles in Scotland go beyond left and right, and there's blame to be shared on both sides of the border. 
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John Perrygrove :A Cautious Start for the SNP in Westminster After Their ... - Huffington Post UK

John Perrygrove :A Cautious Start for the SNP in Westminster After Their ... - Huffington Post UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
It has been said that Scottish politics is a generational thing. After the 1950s Tory domination in Scotland gave way to the Labour party. Now, it seems, it is the nationalist's time.
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Mundell under pressure to beef up Scotland Bill before it is published next week

Mundell under pressure to beef up Scotland Bill before it is published next week | My Scotland | Scoop.it
DAVID Mundell, the new Scottish Secretary, is facing intense pressure to strengthen the UK Government's new Scotland Bill before it is published next week.
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Take us with you, Scotland! For too long, London has garnered the lion's share ... - The Independent

Take us with you, Scotland! For too long, London has garnered the lion's share ... - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
I sometimes find it fun to imagine that we could cut London out and push it away from the rest of Britain with a big stick.
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Ruth Davidson: I want to marry my girlfriend in Ireland

Ruth Davidson: I want to marry my girlfriend in Ireland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Scottish Tory leader campaigns with her Irish partner, Jen Wilson, for a Yes vote in Friday's referendum on legalising gay marriage in Ireland
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SNP MPs commandeer part of House of Commons front bench for election of Speaker

SNP MPs commandeer part of House of Commons front bench for election of Speaker | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP MPs have already sought to commandeer part of the House of Commons front bench and are taking it in turns to ensure their leader Angus Robertson secures a prime spot on the green benches for today's election of the Speaker and all future...
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Pressure begins to grow in post-election carnage for Scottish Labour to seek autonomy from UK party

Pressure begins to grow in post-election carnage for Scottish Labour to seek autonomy from UK party | My Scotland | Scoop.it
PRESSURE is mounting for Scottish Labour to consider becoming fully independent from the UK Labour Party after Andy Burnham, the frontrunner to succeed Ed Miliband as party leader, said there was "a case" for such a move.
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Ukip docudrama cleared after more than 6,000 complaints

Ukip docudrama cleared after more than 6,000 complaints | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Channel 4’s Ukip: The First 100 Days imagined Nigel Farage as prime minister and featured far-right supporters holding an Israeli flag A controversial “mockumentary” imagining the first 100 days of a Ukip government has been cleared by the...
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'Give Scots the lot and let them sink' says Lord Jones to David Cameron - Express.co.uk

'Give Scots the lot and let them sink' says Lord Jones to David Cameron - Express.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
DAVID Cameron should give the keys to the coffers to Nicola Sturgeon and let her bankrupt Scotland, former CBI Director General Lord Digby Jones says today.
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Scottish independence ‘within next decade’ - poll

Scottish independence ‘within next decade’ - poll | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A MAJORITY of people across the UK believe that Scotland will be independent within the next decade, a poll suggests.
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Church of Scotland expected to allow gay ministers

Church of Scotland expected to allow gay ministers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Church of Scotland will today debate and vote on whether or not to allow gay ministers in the Kirk.
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We Did This

We Did This | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Mhairi Black will know how this feels…you wake up with a mouthful of sand, the Orange Order big drum is pounding, your stomach thinks you’ve eaten anchovy ice cream and you wonder if you’ve already...
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Brian Donohoe’s f-word goodbye to constituents

Brian Donohoe’s f-word goodbye to constituents | My Scotland | Scoop.it
AN ex-Scottish Labour MP who lost his seat in last week’s election rout says he’s relieved he can now tell his former constituents to “f*** off.”
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SNP attempt to take Dennis Skinner's seat in Commons - video

SNP attempt to take Dennis Skinner's seat in Commons - video | My Scotland | Scoop.it
On Monday, SNP MPs attempt to move Dennis Skinner from his preferred seat in the House of Commons. Skinner has retained the same position for 45 years by reserving it at 8am every day.
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Row over Commons seats intensifies - BBC News

Row over Commons seats intensifies - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A row over who sits where in the House of Commons intensifies, with Alex Salmond saying Labour needs to accept it did not win the election.
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Experts call for no new independence referendum for 15 years

Experts call for no new independence referendum for 15 years | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A second independence referendum should not be held for at least 15 years, according to a group of devolution experts.
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Greens looking to play SNP at their own game to win seats at Holyrood

Greens looking to play SNP at their own game to win seats at Holyrood | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE Scottish Greens will pledge to make a future SNP government "bolder and greener" in a copycat campaign that could deny Nicola Sturgeon a Holyrood majority but also decimate Labour.
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Len McCluskey warns Unite may switch support to SNP

Len McCluskey warns Unite may switch support to SNP | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE UK’s most powerful union chief has warned that it could start providing support to the SNP as the crisis englufing Scottish Labour descended into civil war.
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Thousands expected at anti-austerity rally in Glasgow's George Square

Thousands expected at anti-austerity rally in Glasgow's George Square | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THOUSANDS of people are expected to attend an anti-austerity protest in Glasgow.
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John Whittingdale, the horror fan putting the frighteners on the BBC

John Whittingdale, the horror fan putting the frighteners on the BBC | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The new culture secretary’s appointment was hailed as a ‘declaration of war’ on the corporation, but it’s his relationship with Rupert Murdoch that is likely to come under most scrutiny John Whittingdale’s eclectic tastes mark him out as an...
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Scottish Labour now like the "Titanic", says party's only MP - Herald Scotland

Scottish Labour now like the "Titanic", says party's only MP - Herald Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH Labour's last surviving MP has likened the party to the Titanic.
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Campaign for north of England to join Scotland now has more than 37000 ... - Herald Scotland

Campaign for north of England to join Scotland now has more than 37000 ... - Herald Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A CAMPAIGN for the north of England to join Scotland has attracted 12 supporters every five minutes since the General Election result was known.
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Writers’ fury at Tories over plan to scrap rights act

Writers’ fury at Tories over plan to scrap rights act | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SOME of Scotland’s top writers have said they are outraged at Tory plans to repeal the Human Rights Act and other changes to civil liberties.
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Jim Murphy's resignation throws Scottish Labour into turmoil

Jim Murphy's resignation throws Scottish Labour into turmoil | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Leader says he feared his leadership would be dogged by deep internal divisions and launches attack on union leader Len McCluskey Jim Murphy’s abrupt decision to resign as leader of Scottish Labour plunges the party into its second internal...
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Anger as poll tax proponent Andrew Dunlop made a minister for Scotland

Anger as poll tax proponent Andrew Dunlop made a minister for Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP and independence supporters furious at appointment of adviser in Margaret Thatcher government who helped introduce community charge The SNP and supporters of Scottish independence have reacted with outrage after one of the Conservative policy...
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