independence – self-determination – autonomy

  • Ghetto na Gàidhlig

    Irish Ayes

    Britain’s Ancien Regime is in a state of flux and the current situation is loaded with potential and provides those of us striving for the […]

    Jim Slaven 3rd Feb'12 9
  • Renewable Energy

    Scottish Power

    One of the biggest independence battlegrounds will be over energy and the ‘divided we fall’ arguments of the Unionists will be writ large. Labour MP […]

    Mark Ruskell 3rd Feb'12 7
  • Anti-Capitalism

    The Destruction of the Metropole

    It is an odd situation that Scotland finds herself in at the moment.  A bit like a teenager, yearning for the freedom which is only […]

    Mhairi McAlpine 2nd Feb'12 20
  • Poetry
    George Gunn 2nd Feb'12 8
  • Arts & Culture

    The World Over

    Hat’s off to the amazing folks at Blipfoto…

    1st Feb'12 6
  • New Labour

    You’re History

    Let’s stop living in a past that only half-existed.

    Doug Daniel 1st Feb'12 40
  • Referendum on Independence

    Indy Poll

    Scottish Independence Poll (January 2012) View more presentations from Ipsos MORI

    31st Jan'12 3
  • Digital Culture

    Martyn Bennett, 1971-2005

    “Try and find those things that make us Scottish. They are not necessarily tartan, but are no less colourful. They are in the sound of […]

    30th Jan'12 3
  • Death of Capitalism
    29th Jan'12 3
  • Alex Salmond

    Show Me the Mone

    Michelle Mone’s intervention in the independence campaign (‘Scottish lingerie tycoon Michelle Mone has threatened to move to England if Scotland votes for independence’) was the […]

    Mike Small 29th Jan'12 17
  • Alex Salmond


    Pundits seem to be coalescing around the idea that a ‘positive message’ is an essential part of political campaigning (nothing new here, see Pat’s Juggernaut […]

    Mike Small 28th Jan'12 19
  • Love Life

    Love Life – January

    ‘Love Life’ is Bella’s Agony Aunt column … because the personal is political and the ‘state we’re in’ is complicated. Freedom, in Scotland and elsewhere, […]

    Jamie Heckert 27th Jan'12 3
  • Digital Culture


    This from Social Media Week Glasgow Crowdsourced Scottish Poetry Audiobook:

    27th Jan'12 0
  • Alex Salmond

    Bringing it On

    The 25th January 2012 brought the independence referendum another leap closer to reality, and did its best to shift the debate along, while not quite […]

    Doug Daniel 27th Jan'12 18

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