Devolution 4 June 2015 Watch: Alex Salmond tells Tory minister Anna Soubry to "behave yourself, woman" Progressive politics, huh. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up It's a new parliament, and a brave new world of progressive politics brought on by a tidal wave of benevolent socialist utopians, the SNP. Hooray for a leftwing alternative! At last, a genuine voice of the people! Well, apart from on basic equality. Good to have some new faces around these parts, shaking things up, undermining female ministers on account of their gender. The Scottish lion has roared! › The complacency of the Yes campaign may yet lead to a European exit I'm a mole, innit. Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!