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  • Commentary

    From Davos to D-Day

    Watching Nick Park’s $50 million cartoon Early Man, you realise that the depth of England’s Brexit-related crisis is deeper and graver than you suspected. Here […]

    Mike Small 29th Jan'18 7
  • Climate Change


    Imagine living in a time when the most powerful man in the world was so stupid he thought “cleanliness” was more important than climate change. […]

    Mike Small 29th Jan'18 1
  • Arts & Culture
    Neil Cooper 29th Jan'18 21
  • International

    The Coup Nobody Is Talking About

    Is a coup taking place in Brazil before our very eyes? Jamie Maxwell investigates. As a rule, I think political journalists should avoid writing about […]

    Jamie Maxwell 29th Jan'18 0
  • Human Rights

    The Scandal of Spycops in Scotland

    Scotland is not at the periphery of the spycops scandal, but at the heart of it. This is the story missing from most media accounts […]

    Harvey Duke 29th Jan'18 4
  • Scots
    Tammas Clark 27th Jan'18 8
  • Arts & Culture

    The Immortality of Robert Burns

    Based on an Immortal Memory delivery by Alastair McIntosh to the GalGael Trust, Glasgow, 25 January 2018 The question that I shall address tonight is […]

    26th Jan'18 6
  • Poetry

    Noble Poets

    The poetry world is having a meltdown [if you don’t care just to let you know that I don’t care that you don’t care, so […]

    Mike Small 26th Jan'18 10
  • Review

    Scottish Spleen and other Stories

    Christie Williamson’s Shetlandic skites off the page like spume onto skerries – ‘An da wind, da swall, da staur, da bird, da clock’ll tell de […]

    Stuart Paterson 26th Jan'18 0
  • Arts & Culture
    Alistair Heather 26th Jan'18 14
  • Commentary

    Ipso Fact, Oh

    Twin outlooks of British nationalism were given full exposure this week as flag hysteria broke out. Having noticed something dreadful, dire and calamitous (that they […]

    Mike Small 26th Jan'18 9
  • Commentary
    Gordon Guthrie 25th Jan'18 15
  • Commentary

    Oxfam – Inequality Exists Shock

    So, to recap on Wings Oxfam ‘analysis’ of the Oxfam inequality reports: There was a report. It was on their website. It was about Scotland. Inequality […]

    Mike Small 24th Jan'18 43
  • Human Rights
    Jennie Kermode 23rd Jan'18 59

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