Alex Salmond is to how a new political chat show on Russian propaganda channel Russia Today, it’s need announced.
— Alex Salmond Show (@AlexSalmondShow) November 9, 2017
As expected the announcement has gone down like a bucket of cold sick.
I try my best not to slag off @LBC colleagues but I’m going to make an exception. I accepted an invite to the launch of @AlexSalmond’s new TV show. Just found out it’s for RT. Be ashamed, Alex. Be very ashamed. #roubletastic #sellout
— Iain Dale (@IainDale) November 9, 2017
Alex Salmond is hosting a chat show on Russia Today from November onwards. Play it how you want but that’s the man who almost led Scotland to independence paid by a Kremlin-backed broadcaster.
— Jim Waterson (@jimwaterson) November 9, 2017
The former first ministers has form when it comes to Russia, In 2014 Salmond said he admired “certain aspects” of Putin’s politics and his restoration “of a substantial part of Russian pride,” comments he refused to withdraw.
And with SNP politicians appearing nearly 50 times on Kremlin propaganda channels, there’s going to be no end of Scottish nationalist MP and MSP parading in front of the cameras for him