Monthly Archives: April 2014

What do we do with the BBC? Err? Lie-in this morning?

How can socialists and trade unionists become popular? How can we become popular enough to win representation in the council chamber, at Westminster, at Holyrood, and inside the European Parliament? There is no single solution to this. There are in … Continue reading

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Defend the NUJ against the CBI glove puppets:

Solidarity with the National Union of Journalists, and with all decent broadcasters at the BBC against their employers who peddle incessant propaganda on behalf of the bosses organization, the Confederation of British Industry. Solidarity with every whistle-blower at the BBC … Continue reading

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Gordon Brewer is a CBI glove puppet

“At least we’re doing something.” I can imagine Gordon Brewer using that as his response to the inevitable criticism of fifty minutes of unaduterated Better Together nonsense on yesterday’s Newsnight Scotland. Yes, Gordon, you are doing something. You agreed to … Continue reading

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Newsnight works for the anti-trade union bosses

Apparently, Newsnight Scotland has a 50 minute special on Scotland’s referendum tonight. Who will be representing the Yes Campaign? As far as I can tell, Newsnight is denying us any input whatsoever. We are not to be trusted to represent … Continue reading

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Whistleblowers of the world unite; you’ve nothing to lose but your pensions:

BBC broadcasters whose jaws dropped on learning that they worked for a member of the Confederation of British Industry are free to sign away their pensions by signing my petition calling for the immediate resignation of the BBC from the … Continue reading

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BBC’s Better Together broadcasters betray Scotland:

In my last blog post – How will the Scottish people defeat the British Tories? – I proposed five pillars of a successful referendum campaign, but did so in very general terms. I tried to lay the foundations of a … Continue reading

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How will the Scottish people defeat the British Tories?

What must the Scottish people do to defeat the British Tories? I cannot answer that question in a 140 character tweet. But I can give it a go on my blog. Here goes… Never let broadcasters put words into our … Continue reading

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