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    Tipping over the Tables

    Justin Kenrick on how to reverse the rise of the populist right and win for ecology and democracy. Part One – Winning back Hope You […]

    Justin Kenrick 27th Apr'17 0
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    Triple Lock Britain

    Driving across central Scotland yesterday, through Stirling and across a bit of Perthshire you could see blue signs of Tory electioneering pockmarking fields of (stereotype-alarm), […]

    Mike Small 27th Apr'17 14
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    Mark Anthony France 23rd Apr'17 22
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    Five out of Six

    It’s pleasant to sit-back and watch as the case for the Union unfolds in the detail of a General Election the Prime Minister didn’t need […]

    Mike Small 22nd Apr'17 17
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    Grieving Britain, a Therapeutic Guide

    Britain is dead. It was killed by neoliberalism not nationalism. They gutted it of its connective tissue, spleen and gizzard too. Now they remoan about […]

    Mike Small 21st Apr'17 5
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    The Continuing Battle for Scotland

    The Continuing Battle for Scotland: Goodbye to British politics and Goodbye to Britain? The age of perma-campaigning and elections continues in Scotland. Theresa May’s snap […]

    Gerry Hassan 19th Apr'17 16
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    Saboteur Democracy

    Some of the noises coming out of the Conservative government and party are chilling. The idea of ‘crushing dissent’, the slip-up that the intent of […]

    Mike Small 19th Apr'17 6
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    To Brexit and Beyond

    Reading Theresa May’s actual transcript is a strange experience. Try it here. She’s a reluctant hero, being dragged against her will to do her duty […]

    Mike Small 18th Apr'17 11
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    How Soon is Now is Not the Time

    Theresa May has spent months telling everyone that she would not hold a snap election. It would be wrong. “I mean what I say and […]

    Mike Small 18th Apr'17 37
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    Snap!

    First of all, this is clearly a fucking conspiracy to stop me getting any work done. And second, this is going to be hellish. What […]

    Peter Arnott 18th Apr'17 14
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    Values of the Vicarage

    Can you feel it? Everyone coming together like a 1970s Coca-Cola ad? As our unelected PM put it in her Easter message to the masses: […]

    17th Apr'17 0
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    What is Holyrood for?

    One positive to take out of the last few days – and indeed it’s been a deeply disappointing few days, culminating in Ruth Davidson telling […]

    Kimberley Cadden 16th Apr'17 26
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    Mike Small 13th Apr'17 41
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    Easter Abroad

    The main pillars of the case for continuing dependence are crumbling each week. The vision of an economy tied to a fluctuating petro-chemical resource was […]

    Mike Small 10th Apr'17 17

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