The Daily Thistle — News From Scotland
Friday 19th January 2018
AS any meteorologist will attest, the notion that lightning cannot strike twice in the same place is a myth.
The lost SNP voters — what should the party do next?
Post-election analysis shows that what hurt the SNP most was the decision of previous supporters to sit out this vote. If the party is to reverse recent electoral setbacks it needs to understand why this happened.
A commonly used word in politics is “revolution”, in fact, so commonly that it has lost a lot of meaning. So when we’re faced with another wave of nationalism we don’t confront it with the reaction it deserves.