Neil Oliver is a smart guy , speaks a lot of sense and no hit job by that SNP propaganda rag called the National will change that fact. He accepts he has become a lightening rod for all the hatred and bile coming from many SNP supporters , following his stance against independence in 2014 , however , he believes countering the spin and deceit coming from the SNP is worth the sacrifice. Here is an article from the Daily Mail giving his views on the matter :-Salmo, calling one side full of spins and lies really doesn't help anybody. Further to that, we already know that Neil Oliver is a fraud, but perhaps this says it better than I can...
“They left their windswept crofts behind looking for adventure and the promised land” Did he really say that about the folk burned and driven off their land in the Highland Clearances? …talkingupscotlandtwo.comAdvisers on landmark new television series quit in protest against its 'anglocentric bias'www.independent.co.uk
If you want a real historians take on Scotland then should read Prof. Tom Devine's book - The Scottish Clearances: A History of the Dispossessed.
More used to talking about war than fighting one, TV historian Neil Oliver says lately he has felt like he's in 'the Ypres Salient in the First World War', fighting skirmish after skirmish.