independence – self-determination – autonomy


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    Judge Dredd has a Typewriter

    The civil war being waged in the Labour Party this week looks like the carnage of a Hieronymus Bosch painting. The abuse Corbyn is taking […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 21st Nov'15 22
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    Vote what?

    Why #BothVotesSNP = more Labour MSP’s. The latest TNS poll was a whopper of the biggest kind, it shows that the SNP are on course […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 15th Nov'15 103
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 12th Nov'15 123
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    On the Contrary (Part 1)

    #1 – 15 things about the left that may or may not undermine the left 1. How can people be so heartless, how can people […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 11th Nov'15 118
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    The Powers of the Scotland Bill

    The big question with the Scotland Bill is this – are ‘powers’ and ‘power’ the same thing? Is power the ability to do something or […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 10th Nov'15 48
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    Barnett and Tax Credits

    Confused by the Barnett and Tax Credit debate? Kimberley Cadden attempts to clarify it all. Recent tax credit proposals by Scottish Labour are outdone in […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 10th Nov'15 26
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    A History of Forgetting

    “It’s political correctness gone mad” was normally applied to the left in a desperate defensive motion to retain the comfort of accepted bigotry.  Now, whether […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th Nov'15 14
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    EBT Come Home

    It’s not been a great day for the club currently residing at Ibrox. The Scottish Championship leaders announced a loss of £7.5 m and their Chairman […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 4th Nov'15 55
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd Nov'15 13
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    Not Quite Meaningless

    The Labour Party in Scotland, partly in response to needing to differentiate themselves from the UK party in the context of devolution, adopted a position […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 2nd Nov'15 23
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 30th Oct'15 21
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 27th Oct'15 20
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    The State We’re In

    Malcolm Tucker would call it a cluster****. You could call it an omnsishambles. The combination of EVEL and the Branch Office rebellion, the naked class […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 26th Oct'15 9
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    Tick Tock

    As Scottish Politics settles into another dreary round of on-line name calling, the action has most definitely moved to Westminster where the real politicians in […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 23rd Oct'15 53
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    This is our island, keep swimming

    Here in Shetland a new campaign group has been formed, with the aim of gaining autonomy for the islands. The group, Wir Shetland, was launched […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 20th Oct'15 76

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