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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th May'15 26
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    The Only Way is Down

    Some notes on the election result from Dougald Hine. So, good morning. I’m afraid it’s true: that nightmare […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th May'15 36
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    Seismic

    By Mike Small This is a brilliant disaster. Congratulations to all of the fine candidates who swept away […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th May'15 58
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    The Magic Numbers

    By Mike Small 323. That’s the magic number required to run a government. The palpable hysteria has turned […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 7th May'15 27
  • Film and Animation

    Greg Moodie’s Enormous Election

    A short film about the life history of the quiet and retiring cartoonist…

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 7th May'15 2
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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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 21
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 6th May'15 13
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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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]

    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: […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 4th May'15 41
  • Austerity Britain

    Ailsa on Mayday

    Sanctions are the core toll in criminalising the poor, and we need to focus more on how they […]

    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, […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd May'15 44
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd May'15 83
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 2nd May'15 21
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    Sweden Leads on Energy Action

    Sweden just scored a victory for nuclear decommissioning – without lifting a finger. Dominic Hinde investigates. It was […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 2nd May'15 12
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    By Bella Caledonia Editor 1st May'15 68
  • Greg Moodie

    Turning Back Time

    Greg Moodie on Westminster’s obsession with austerity and the past. Plus Cher.

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 1st May'15 12
  • Music

    Time for Change

    Dave Hook from Stanley Odd gives it to you straight …

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 1st May'15 10
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