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  • Politics

    Together We Can Change Scotland

    On August 29th 2015 we will launch the Left Project’s highly anticipated electoral challenge for 2016. Before that event we are developing a people’s policy […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th Jul'15 52
  • Politics

    A Tale of Two Defections

    A Tory MP decided that his party no longer reflected his political beliefs; left said party to join UKIP (that voice of reasoned and measured […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 11th Oct'14 35
  • Alex Salmond
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 10th Jul'14 61
  • Politics

    Labour’s Red Mist

      So it seems Labour’s tantalising dalliance with Red Socialism didn’t last very long. At the beginning of the week the docile commentariat was agog […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 26th Mar'14 22
  • Politics

    Socialist Vegan Immigrant

    It’s Greens Versus UKIP It’s pretty great being Nigel Farage. He’s already vastly wealthy from his career as an international banker, speculating on commodities that […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 26th Mar'14 9
  • Politics

    Crowded Out

    When the date for the independence referendum was announced in March this year there were a number of pessimistic voices in Scotland who predicted that […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 22nd Aug'13 6
  • Arts & Culture

    Art and politics don’t mix

    Someone stuck the article below (from The Scotsman) on the noticeboard outside my office.  I wasn’t sure if it was specifically aimed at myself but I stopped […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 15th Nov'12 5
  • New Scotland
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 25th Sep'12 34
  • New Scotland

    The Answer is 43

    This from British Social Attitudes 2o12 Evidently there is something of a puzzle to be unravelled here… “As Table 7.6 shows, in fact the principle […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 17th Sep'12 16
  • Nuclear Free Scotland
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 23rd Aug'12 5
  • Arts & Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 1st Jul'12 9
  • Politics

    When Duty Calls

    We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.– George Orwell A while back […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 21st Apr'12 17
  • Anti-Capitalism

    On Common Ground

    the right of nations to self-determination” does not necessarily mean the right to separate, it means the right to decide whether or not to separate; […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 29th Mar'12 10
  • Identity

    For the Record

    The extraordinary outburst against Joan McAlpine’s first column for the Daily Record has exposed a fault-line in Scottish politics. Read it here. It is an […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 6th Mar'12 61
  • Arts & Culture

    A Future Equality

    I know some people will say ‘What’s this got to do with independence?!’ It has everything to do with independence. Winning the battle for Yes […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 8th Feb'12 1

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