Friday 9th August 2019

https://thoughtcontrolscotland.com/2019/08/08/stunning-achievement-of-scotlands-health-and-social-care-system-as-geriatric-admissions-soar-yet-unwanted-time-in-hospital-falls/


https://theorkneynews.scot/2019/08/09/two-contrasting-reports-affecting-how-scotland-tackles-climate-change/


https://weegingerdug.wordpress.com/2019/08/08/the-federalism-fairy-flaps-again-again/


A summary of so many exchanges with a Brexiter.

 https://twitter.com/sturdyAlex/status/1158876706708643840


 

To add to the numerous threads out there on Brexit, Dublin’s reading of the UK positioning is as follows:

https://twitter.com/tconnellyRTE/status/1159569582631399429


https://www.euronews.com/2019/08/08/watch-live-land-and-food-under-growing-pressure-from-climate-change-ipcc


https://gulfnews.com/opinion/op-eds/can-boris-really-take-on-parliament-and-win-the-day-1.65680492


https://eaworldview.com/2019/08/brexit-boost-irish-american-politics/


https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/political-parties/conservative-party/boris-johnson/news/105812/senior-tory-quits-party-after


https://www.e-ir.info/2019/08/08/brexit-populism-to-the-brink-of-democracy-and-an-unholy-alliance-with-the-us/


A Nobel Laureate Scientist has warned leaving the EU, particularly with No Deal, will cause long-lasting damage to the UK’s status as a world leader in science. Boris Johnson can try to reduce barriers for scientists to travel but he won’t be able to reduce the damaging turmoil!

https://twitter.com/StrongerStabler/status/1159698368735645696


UK delays public spending review to focus on Brexit

http://archive.fo/rmryP


The #IndyRef2 scare stories have already started. Here’s a handy Bullshit Bingo for you to print off and keep at home.

https://twitter.com/LoveEUToo/status/1159386548972019712


https://sputniknews.com/amp/columnists/201908081076496933-mcdonnell-and-corbyn-are-right-indyref2-is-scotlands-decision/


https://peterabell.blog/2019/08/08/getting-assertive/


Exclusive: Scottish Labour ‘kamikaze unionists’ issued indy parliamentary statement against Leonard’s wishes

http://archive.fo/K4w12


https://www.centreonconstitutionalchange.ac.uk/blog/devolution-climate-change-and-climate-emergency


https://fishingnews.co.uk/news/brexit-shellfish-threat-no-deal-brexit-shellfish-warning/


Professor Mark Elliott addresses the question – Can Parliament prevent a no-deal Brexit?

https://publiclawforeveryone.com/2019/08/08/can-parliament-prevent-a-no-deal-brexit/


https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-dont-expect-closer-ties-between-britain-and-canada-any-time-soon/


https://www.centreonconstitutionalchange.ac.uk/blog/bypassing-million-one-irish-threat-brexit-deal


Can Boris Johnson ignore parliament and force a no deal Brexit?

https://constitution-unit.com/2019/08/08/can-boris-johnson-ignore-parliament-and-force-a-no-deal-brexit/


A summary of so many exchanges with a Brexiter.

https://twitter.com/sturdyAlex/status/1158876706708643840


Bookmakers are taking bets on what the Government will ration first after Brexit

http://archive.fo/p23xr


I just can’t help but share!

https://twitter.com/wordamentalist/status/1159445435209199623


Thread below makes for grim reading

1/9 Since trade associations and organisations are now starting to leak what they told the Government under gagging orders I may as well join in… last year I had over an hour of conference call with one of the big four Pharmaceutical firms manufacturing in the UK. The person

https://twitter.com/JJHTweets/status/1159400295450980354


What are freeports? Explainer here

https://www.instituteforgovernment.org.uk/explainers/freeports-and-free-zones


https://www.irishpost.com/news/cillian-murphy-offers-scathing-assessment-brexit-treatment-ireland-169850


https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/political-parties/labour-party/john-mcdonnell/news/105813/labour-splits-erupt-msps-accuse


https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-08/investors-see-carney-leaving-boe-with-a-bang-as-easing-bets-rise


Canada’s Brexit talks with the U.K.: There are none

https://www.macleans.ca/politics/ottawa/canadas-brexit-talks-with-the-u-k-there-are-none/


Brexit: Mary Lou rules out special SF conference on party taking seats in Westminster

https://www.thejournal.ie/mary-lou-mcdonald-5-4756433-Aug2019/


https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/albertonardelli/flight-records-gianluca-savoini