Government By Back-Scratching
Prof @devisridhar has been a source of invaluable - and at times challenging - advice to @scotgov during the pandemic. Her book about what we can learn for the future is important and well worth reading pic.twitter.com/q12rhWba3L— Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon) April 21, 2022
Government by back-scratching seems to be the norm these days and this isn't the first time Nicola Sturgeon has used her personal Twitter account to promote the a book by the 'politicking prof, Devi Sridhar.
Cronyism, Prejudice and Scottish Politics (November 16, 2021)
tGov Book Promotions! July 19, 2021
Nicola Sturgeon promotes a book written by one of the Scottish Government's 'independent' advisers (the politicking prof Devi Sridhar) - by retweeting a Twitter advert to her 1.4 million followers.
What an extraordinary way for the First Minister behave - seems like politicians have no qualms about using social media to promote their own vested interests these days.
If Boris Johnson behaved in this way, the SNP would have plenty to say - and rightly so!