Scotsman’s utter confusion and fibs on hate crime in Scotland

https://www.scotsman.com/news/politics/general-election/brexit-to-blame-for-rising-hate-speech-in-scotland-1-4894523 Under this image of a ‘remainer’ and a ‘leaver’, outside Westminster, we get one of the most confused (deliberately?) accounts I’ve read, attempting to create anxiety, for Scots, about something not actually there. Based on the reflections of someone…

Racial/Islamophobic Hate Crime in Scotland falls as it rises dramatically in England

Racial/Islamophobic crime in Scotland remains the most commonly reported hate crime. There were 3,349 charges reported in 2016-17, 10 percent fewer than in 2015-16, and the lowest number reported since 2003-04. http://www.crownoffice.gov.uk/media-site-news-from-copfs/1559-hate-crime-in-scotland-2016-17-report-released I’ve already attracted a bit of criticism for…