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    From Scotland with Love *

    By Mike Small What a weird empty election campaign characterised by selfies, twitter-spats and endless debate about the outcome itself. Like the political equivalent of […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 22
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    The Unsettled Will: Scotland #GE2015

    By Christopher Silver Cameron has whipped British nationalists into a frenzy, Miliband has resorted to monument raising, the Independent is penning wartime-style editorials, Brown rallies […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 10
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    The History Trap

    By Peter Arnott “They’re going with their heart. It’s about who they want to be a voice for Scotland.” How Scotland Lost its Mind. How […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 21
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    Mare Nostrum and Leading from Within

    By Toni Giugliano We’ll give you helicopters. We’ll send the Navy. But you can keep the refugees. David Cameron’s response to the ongoing crisis that is […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 7
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    Guilty Until Innocent

    By Mike Small How far ‘the country’ has moved to the right is sampled only in glimpses. Yesterday the Independent, home to Mark Steel, and […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 5th May'15 76
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    A Bunch Of Kunst

    From Bonnie Prince Bob & Sir Norrie of Harman here’s ‘A Bunch of Kunst’ – the follow up film to their box-office smash ‘Jim Murphy, The […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 5th May'15 10
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    How do you Measure Trust?

    As trust in the political process and institutions fades, people are turning away. John Warren investigates. The word “Trust” has proved to be the ‘Elephant […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 5th May'15 21
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    The Age of the Dragon Ball

    By Ashley Thompson Still to this day I remember vividly the time my 11-year-old brother was finally forced to admit to my mother he had […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 4th May'15 6
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    No Mean City

    By  Mike Small Several things can be true at the same time. The following statements are all true: The incident in Glasgow today was disgraceful. […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 4th May'15 41
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    Ailsa on Mayday

    Sanctions are the core toll in criminalising the poor, and we need to focus more on how they are being administered by DWP staff…

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 4th May'15 5
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    More Nonsense from the BBC

    By Jim and Margaret Cuthbert Bella readers may recall, (Bella Caledonia, 8th October), that, soon after the Referendum, we complained to the BBC about Robert […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd May'15 44
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