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  • English Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd Jan'14 15
  • 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 15th Aug'13 14
  • English Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 29th May'13 3
  • Arts & Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 13th May'13 10
  • English Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 23rd Jan'13 24
  • Arts & Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 10th Jul'12 156
  • English Culture

    Fear, Nostalgia and the British state

    The Union has infantalised Scotland, its politics and its people, to the extent that the grievances of the many are rarely articulated and even less […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 26th Jun'12 4
  • English Culture

    Empire State of Mind

    These are the territories and countries that could never make it without England’s support. They would fail. They would fail. American territories east of the […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 16th Jan'12 16
  • Alex Salmond

    One Shot- Independence or Nothing

    The last few days have been a remarkable display of kack-handedness, arrogance and sheer stupidity on the part of Unionist politicians.  Attempting to seize the […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 12th Jan'12 27

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