Brown is a difficult opponent for Alex Salmond’s nationalists to knock down. His continued popularity north of Hadrian’s Wall is a powerful threat to the Yes lobby.
Hassan’s account of Scotland’s “new radicals” – the generation of activists who have emerged over the last two years, as a result of the referendum – is guilty of the very thing Hassan warns against: over-simplification.
The party needs the Tories to move ahead of Labour to encourage Scots to back independence.
Viewers in Scotland have to sit through half-hour bulletins that may have no domestic news relevant to their lives, before Scottish news is broadcast as a budget regional news programme.
The former PM has had plenty of time to give us a glimpse of what his "progressive" Britain might look like. We’re still waiting.
US president says he wants the UK to remain "united" and that "it looks like things have worked pretty well".
Like the Chancellor, the party has a vested interest in convincing voters that the crisis is over. But it isn't.
Who runs the No campaign and why are they trying to insult me?
It's not anti-immigrant populism Scots are immune to, it's English nationalism.