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Sturgeon presses ahead in Scotland to announce school closures due to Covid-19

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Johanna Ross, journalist based in Edinburgh, Scotland… And so we have it. The much-awaited announcement regarding school closures in Scotland has taken place, and once again Nicola Sturgeon has beaten her Westminster counterpart by addressing the nation in relation to Covid-19. Schools are to be shut from Friday onwards, with…

Scotland: Teen in Serious Condition After Gang of ‘Asian Boys’ Stamp Head in Street

A Scottish teenager is in “serious” condition after a gang of “Asian boys” dragged him into the middle of the road and stamped on his head in the centre of Glasgow. The 16-year-old was was “assaulted by a group of youths who dragged him to the ground and stamped on his head leaving him with serious…

Donald Tusk says Independent Scotland would be welcomed into EU

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Johanna Ross, journalist based in Edinburgh, Scotland… Former European Council president, Donald Tusk, has ruffled a few feathers by suggesting that Scotland would be welcomed back into Europe ‘enthusiastically’ if it were to gain independence. In an interview with the BBC’s Andrew Marr show on Sunday, Tusk revealed his empathy…

Boris’ Brexit is almost here. Scotland, Wales & Ireland brace for big changes (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the arrival of Boris Johnson’s Brexit at month’s end and how the United Kingdom, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and the Republic of Ireland will all need to adjust to a new reality in their geopolitical positions. Support Free Speech: Subscribe to The Duran on YouTube – Find us…

Boris Johnson has changed his mind on ‘reset’ with Russia

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Johanna Ross, journalist based in Edinburgh, Scotland… Recently Boris Johnson was quoted as saying he had ‘changed his mind’ on whether there could be a ‘reset’ in relations between Britain and Russia. Interviewed when on a visit to Estonia, he said that despite remaining an optimist and hoping for an…

Thursday marked the beginning of the end of the United Kingdom

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Johanna Ross is a journalist based in Edinburgh, Scotland… Thursday was a busy news day, what with Trump’s impeachment and the Queen’s speech in Westminster, but another item given less coverage in UK mainstream media was arguably more significant than anything else making the headlines. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s…

Scotland to push for second independence referendum post-election

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Johanna Ross, journalist based in Edinburgh, Scotland… The Scottish independence movement has come a long way since I was a child. A few decades ago the Scottish National Party was on the fringes of politics and even when the Scottish parliament was founded, it was a Labour government at the…

Children in Scotland Will Be Able to Legally ‘Change Their Gender’ After Just Six...

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has unveiled a set of proposals that would allow 16-year-old children to legally change their gender after a period of just six months. The Equalities Minister of Scotland, Shirley-Anne Somerville, published draft legislation that would allow anyone in Scotland, including 16-year-old children, to legally change their gender within six months…

No second referendum in Scotland

Submitted by George Callaghan… Nicola Sturgeon has renewed her demand for a second referendum on breaking up the United Kingdom. The proximate cause for this is the Scottish National Party’s excellent performance in the Westminster General Election. The SNP chalked up 45% of the vote. This have the SNP 48 seats out of Scotland’s 59.…

General Election Candidate Safia Ali Dropped by Labour Over Antisemitic Social Media Posts

Scottish Labour has expressed its “deep regret” over selecting a woman who had allegedly made antisemitic social media posts in the past as its candidate to fight the seat of Falkirk in December’s snap general election. The Labour Party said it took “immediate action” to remove “Community Development Practitioner” Safia Ali as their candidate in…

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