One of Scotland’s leading health figures has launched a powerful attack on Gordon Brown for making comments today on the NHS in Scotland.
Philippa Whitford, one of Scotland most respected surgeons delivered a insightful and hard hitting guest speech at the 2014 Vision for Scotland conference.
Privatisation of the Scottish NHS: TTIP and independence
In the same week that saw MP’s in Westminster agree a 9% pay rise for themselves, NHS workers are furious that Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt has denied 600,000 of them even a miserly 1 percent rise.
PAEDIATRICIAN Richard Hansen reckons independence would protect the NHS in Scotland for future generations
Jeane Freeman does a brilliant job here in the face of a hectoring Andrew Neil, the archetypal Brit/Scot journalist, worried about polls narrowing, making the fatal mistake of trying to patronise and bully one of the most incisive voices in Scottish politics.
Fears that Scotland will lose leading academic researchers in the event of a Yes vote do not stand up to scrutiny
This list represents the dire state of our democracy. The financial and vested interests of our MPs and Lords in private healthcare.
Scotland’s NHS remains dependent upon a reducing funding settlement from London. George Osborne has steadily cut Scotland’s funding – which is calculated via the Barnett Formula.