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English Culture

  • English Culture

    Little Britain

    We’ve swapped ‘Great’ for ‘Global’ in a manifesto of English imperialism argues Anthony Barnett. Theresa May’s historic speech at Lancaster House will go down as […]

    Anthony Barnett 18th Jan'17 6
  • English Culture
    Anthony Barnett 28th Aug'16 70
  • English Culture
    Mike Small 25th Apr'16 49
  • English Culture
    20th Feb'14 4
  • English Culture

    Transylvania Fails to Bite

    Back in 2005 Michael Howard launched a truly horrible poster campaign asking ‘Are you thinking what we’re thinking?’ with a series of ‘homely truths’. You […]

    Mike Small 3rd Jan'14 17
  • English Culture

    One Nationism Unleashed

    Our Kingdom recently published an article by David Rickard on English politics and identity. It’s an extraordinary piece (‘We can’t resist privatisation until we restore […]

    Mike Small 15th Aug'13 14
  • English Culture
    Jamie Maxwell 15th Aug'13 12
  • Afghanistan

    Scotland UXB

    What was the point in fighting a War on Terror if your own allies were busy boiling people alive? The quote is from a book […]

    Mike Small 29th May'13 3
  • Arts & Culture
    Gerry Hassan 15th May'13 4
  • Economics

    Escher Politics

    Under pressure from those who feel soiled by sharing a platform with the Tories (though oddly feel no problem in them running our country with […]

    Mike Small 13th May'13 10
  • English Culture
    Mike Small 29th Apr'13 47
  • Commentary

    Northern Exposure

    We’re celebrating George Osborne’s visit to Scotland to threaten us (see Ian Bell’s response here) with a look at some of the spectacular distortions and […]

    Mike Small 23rd Apr'13 7
  • English Culture

    Separatism

    Cameron’s ‘Eurovision’ is a fundamental misreading of the mood of the nation (sic). While concerns about democratic deficiency are shared across the continent, there are […]

    Mike Small 28th Jan'13 12
  • Economics

    EU’ve Been Framed

    Let’s be clear. There is not a four deep queue in Brussels anxious to indulge the fantasy life of the most semi detached of its […]

    Ruth Wishart 23rd Jan'13 24

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