Jenny Hjul

Jenny Hjul

The only way to tackle the dearth of opportunity is through education . . .

October 15 2014

One of the main claims of the SNP, and the Yes movement in general, was that it would use Scotland’s wealth to make the country a fairer society. Well, the good news for all those who support such a goal and who wouldn’t? is that the nationalist government at Holyrood can still fulfil this ambition, despite losing the independence argument.

Jenny Hjul

Gordon Brown it is time for him to come out of the shadows

August 13 2014

There was possibly one politician who was more annoyed than Alex Salmond by Alistair Darling’s triumph in last week’s television debate. Gordon Brown, while cheering his side’s victory, must surely have been piqued that it was his former Chancellor who was being credited with saving the union and not himself.