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Scottish Culture

  • Politics

    The Bodies

    “…a study of ‘moral hazard’ not as risk but as organising principle, was that non-transparency united the ‘overextended’ financiers, the regulation-flouters, the outright crooks, and […]

    Christopher HarvieMike Small 10th Jan'11 9
  • Identity

    Baker Street Remembered

      All over the world fans are mourning the death of Scottish singer-song writer Gerry Rafferty and I’d like to add a few words of […]

    Kevin Williamson 9th Jan'11 2
  • Climate Change

    Beyond the Stupid Economy

    The real issue is not the relationship between sovereignty and prosperity but between prosperity and growth. Ireland’s real ‘crime’ was not to be independent, or […]

    Mike Small 22nd Nov'10 2
  • Scottish Culture

    Upcoming Events

    John Holloway at University of Glasgow Centre for the Study of Socialist Theory and Movements Tuesday 16th November, 2010. John Holloway (Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de […]

    Mike Small 13th Nov'10 0
  • Scottish Culture

    Independent Women 2

    My initial response to reading Caitlin O’Hara’s piece, Independent Women, was where is the breakdown of figures showing women’s support for independence?  What exactly are […]

    Lena the Hyena 10th Nov'10 4
  • Scottish Culture

    Bevvy Merchants

    I’ve spent 12 years now being up close and personal with the Scottish Parliament and engaged in more legislative processes than I care to remember.  Some […]

    Kate Higgins 9th Nov'10 5
  • Scottish Culture

    Bad Language & Dodo Journalism

    In 2006, the £4 million Glasgow Gaelic School (the cost equivalent to one mile of a two-lane road) threw open its doors in the city’s […]

    Alasdair Mac Gill-eain 21st Sep'10 55
  • Commentary
    Donald Adamson 26th Aug'10 34
  • Commentary

    The Democracy Of Books

    “I’m of the opinion that authors should avoid reviewing books of their peers” Philip Kerr.   There’s been a nice wee authorial square-go erupted between […]

    Kevin Williamson 2nd Jun'10 3

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