For the 39th episode of the For A’ That podcast I was joined by the editors of the Mair Nor A Roch Wind website, namely Amy Westwell, Cailean Gallagher and Rory Scothorne.
Their site has been described thusly…
“This should *really* scare the Labour establishment” – Pat Kane
“It’s like being harangued by a keelie Lenin” – A Cybernat
“First I’ve read on this site, which some have been recommending. Dear lord.” – Wings over Scotland
“They’ve walked into no mans land, These guys are absolutely smack bang in the middle of everybody” – Lesley Riddoch
You certainly won’t be hearing the standard Yes or No positions in the podcast.
We discussed the site itself, the inspiration for it and its goals.
We also talked about Putin’s intervention into the debate, the recent study suggesting that (shock) the media may actually have a pro-union bias and the cybernat idea – though this was recorded before this story took it’s latest turn.
Apart from that we talked about why, against the evidence in my opinion, they think the labour party may still be the vehicle for social change in an independent Scotland.
There’s much more in there besides.
Oh and Andrew wasn’t able to join us, but he’ll be back.
Hope you enjoy…
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