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  • General Election 2010

    TV Coup

    At (almost) the end of an election campaign dominated by media interests and distortion, we asked Doug to examine the legal case against the SNP. […]

    Doug the Dug 3rd May'10 3
  • Direct Action

    Prepare for Civil Disobedience

    Anger is the most common response to the court case ruling, but not surprise. Ian Hamilton writes: “Think on this. Every political institution in Scotland […]

    Mike Small 29th Apr'10 4
  • General Election 2010

    #scotlandspeaks

    Our report just back on the #scotlandspeaks campaign over the last few days says that we reached 48, 797 people via 1,471 tweets, which created […]

    Mike Small 26th Apr'10 3
  • General Election 2010

    Time to Settle a Democratic Disgrace

    There are two days to change the election. Alex Salmond has said the BBC must either include an SNP politician on Thursday’s debate or organise […]

    Mike Small 25th Apr'10 2
  • General Election 2010

    Three Questions

    In our instant poll of polls our readers concluded: 33% thought the live TV debate was an insult to the people of Scotland and Wales, […]

    Mike Small 23rd Apr'10 0
  • General Election 2010

    BBC Trust Reject Scotland

    Complaints from the Scottish National Party and Plaid Cymru over being excluded from the BBC leaders’ debate next Thursday have been rejected by the BBC […]

    Mike Small 22nd Apr'10 4
  • Elections

    The Constitution by Media

    There  are certain rules. Davina is the Queen of Big Brother (RIP). Simon Cowell is the King of X-Factor and Graham Norton searches for Dorothy. The latest […]

    Mike Small 18th Apr'10 4
  • Media

    Scotland Speaks

    Tonight’s leaders debates (sic) is the latest line in efforts to distort the electoral process reducing the imagined choice at the UK General Election. ITV1 […]

    Mike Small 15th Apr'10 12
  • Identity

    Gaelic Language Matters

    The Gaelic digital service BBC Alba has been broadcasting for more than eighteen months now, but is still struggling to find its feet. In many […]

    Wilson Macleod 10th Apr'10 6
  • Elections

    There is no Alternative?

    A Twitter Poll site wrote this morning: ‘So Deutsche Bank are with the Tories? It’s slipping away Labour’. The election is being conducted as if business […]

    Kevin Williamson 9th Apr'10 22
  • Glasgow

    Team Glasgow

    My ‘Sunday Best’ column is late. I blame Jesus, bunnies and Cadbury’s (not necessarily in that order). Kenneth Roy over at the Scottish Review (‘The […]

    Mhairi McGregor 7th Apr'10 0
  • Media

    Huckster Nation

    This is Scottish Labour going through its Edgar Allan Poe phase. It’s transfixing like a multiple pile-up. You feel slightly soiled just to be observing […]

    Mike Small 31st Mar'10 9
  • Media

    Open Letter to Clean-Up Glasgow

    As the implications of New Labour’s disastrous political coterie in Glasgow and wider Scotland becomes daily more apparent, we publish an Open Letter from Variant […]

    Mike Small 23rd Mar'10 0
  • Media

    Mediaocracy

    I am suffering a thought crime. I am paying for democracy to be beamed to me and I know it is distorted. “To know and […]

    Mike Small 4th Mar'10 20

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