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    James Hamilton 25th Oct'11 0
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    Stephen Birrell and Facebook Hate

    There is a very quiet page on Facebook called ‘Free Stephen Birrell’.  There may be a few legal or human rights reasons that Birrell, sentenced […]

    Peter Burnett 18th Oct'11 9
  • Media

    The Salmond Problem

    Amidst the disputed ComRes survey for The Independent on Sunday, Matt Chorley and Brian Brady have produced the best (only?) credible broadsheet analysis of Scottish […]

    Mike Small 17th Oct'11 11
  • Media

    Bella Keys

    It’s been great to publish articles by new contributors in the past few weeks and more coming up in the days ahead. If you want […]

    Mike Small 4th Oct'11 1
  • Media

    Neutral Like a Knife in the Back

    If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed.  If you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.  – Author unknown, commonly attributed to Mark […]

    Michael Greenwell 2nd Oct'11 3
  • Media

    For So Long As 100 Remain

    After digging around in the shed we’ve unearthed a bundle of 100 copies of the first issue of Bella Caledonia (from October 2007), long thought […]

    Mike Small 26th Sep'11 0
  • Autonomism

    Radical Media Forum

    An open meeting for practitioners, groups and individuals involved in independent/ radical/ critical/ activist/ oppositional media, to discuss the development of a broader support network, […]

    Mike Small 6th Sep'11 0
  • Media

    Westminster’s Holodeck

    There’s been a lot of mumbling recently (mostly from Tories) that ‘this Hackgate story is over’ and ‘everyone’s a bit bored now’. News that Andy […]

    Mike Small 22nd Jul'11 4
  • Commentary

    Atonement

    If the arrest of Rebekah Brooks yesterday is a ploy to confuse or interrupt parliamentary questions then the police are off the leash, and this […]

    Mike Small 18th Jul'11 11
  • Media
    Elaine C Smith 13th Jul'11 0
  • Media

    A Pinochet for Our Times

    Rupert Murdoch has apparently taken to the skies to protect the UK part of his media empire from the consequences of its misdeeds. There seems […]

    Christopher Harvie 9th Jul'11 1
  • Media

    Hari’s Game

    Many years ago I was interviewed for a national newspaper by one of its senior journalists.  The interview took place in Glasgow, on a Saturday […]

    Kevin Williamson 29th Jun'11 7
  • Commentary

    Naming the Movement

    The early 21st century is marked by a profusion of initiatives that bring people together to discuss and explore big questions. It amounts to a […]

    Keith Kahn-Harris 22nd Jun'11 7
  • Media

    We Need to Talk About Kevin

    It’s difficult to know how to respond to Kevin McKenna’s weekend piece of writing in the Observer ‘If We Buy Taransay We Can Save the […]

    Mike Small 6th Jun'11 48

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