Authors

Alex Neil

Alex Neil

MSP for Airdrie and Shotts

Alex Neil is the SNP Member of the Scottish Parliament for Airdrie and Shotts. He was Cabinet Secretary for Social Justice, Communities and Pensioners' Rights between 2014 and 2016.

Gordon Wilson

Gordon Wilson

Former Leader of the SNP

Having served as the leader of the SNP and MP for Dundee East, Gordon founded Options for Scotland before sadly passing away in 2017.

Iain Lawson

Iain Lawson

Honorary Consul to the Republic of Estonia

A former SNP Activist, Iain is no longer affiliated with a political party after his appointment as a Consul for Estonia, however, he continues to campaign for independence.

Jim Fairlie

Jim Fairlie

Former Depute Leader of the SNP

Now a member of the Free Scotland Party, Jim has campaigned for an independent Scotland since his introduction to politics over 50 years ago.

Jim Sillars

Jim Sillars

Former Depute Leader of the SNP, Former MP for Glasgow Govan and South Ayrshire

Jim was a leading figure in the campaign for Scottish Independence, forming the 'Margo Mobile' campaign in 2014.

John McAllion

John McAllion

Former MSP for Dundee East and MP for Dundee East

John is a campaigner for the Scottish Socialist Party, as well the convener of the Scottish Fairtrade Forum.

Nick Dekker

Nick Dekker

Stuart Crawford

Stuart Crawford

Lobbyist, ex-Defence Spokesman

Having spent 20 years in the Armed Forces, Stuart became the Defence Spokesman before creating his own political consultancy business in Edinburgh.