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  • Commentary
    Ewen McLachlan 28th Feb'18 5
  • Brexit

    Crossing the Brexit Borders

    Contempt for the north of England, as well as the devolved nations is at the root of the Brexit crisis, argues Mike Small. As the […]

    Mike Small 27th Feb'18 6
  • Climate Change

    Snow Show

    Weather-hysteria is with us again. Snow-blindness. It’s February and it’s quite cold in Scotland and that’s the news, followed by ‘the weather’. Something has shifted […]

    Mike Small 27th Feb'18 11
  • Events

    Strategic Thinking

    The Radical Independence Campaign welcomes the recent series of Yes workshops, following last November’s successful ‘Bridges to Indy’ conference.  These are undertaking the necessary grassroots […]

    27th Feb'18 5
  • Arts & Culture

    Creative Scotland. Again

    Graham Main (Executive Producer of Electric Theatre Workshop which runs Big Burns Supper, and the international show Le Haggis) on the structural problems behind the […]

    Graham Main 26th Feb'18 7
  • Commentary

    In a Room with Brexit Secrets

    Over recent months few people can have missed the bizarre rigmarole UK Ministers got themselves into about the so-called ‘Brexit impact assessments’. First they were […]

    Patrick Harvie 25th Feb'18 5
  • Commentary
    Dónal O’Driscoll 24th Feb'18 6
  • Commentary

    Botched Smear

    Tory Press smears this week that Corbyn once met a Czechoslovakian, have backfired badly after old Brillo Pad himself took them to task. Then on Question […]

    Mike Small 23rd Feb'18 6
  • Arts & Culture

    Scotland the Dump

    Bella is working with the highly-talented Andy Arthur (aka @cocteautriplets ) who created this map of Scotland the Dump “A schematic map detailing the major […]

    Mike Small 23rd Feb'18 20
  • Commentary

    Waiting for the Parade

    Citing Lt. William Calley serving less than 4 years under house arrest for his role in the execution of more than 500 Vietnamese villagers at My […]

    Mike Small 22nd Feb'18 10
  • Brexit


    March 1949. Four years after World War II and no end to austerity. Food rationing is still in force: a weekly adult ration includes two […]

    Paul Walsh 22nd Feb'18 9
  • Commentary

    On Myths of Genocide

    In recent weeks there’s been discussion of the claim that Scotland has suffered its own ‘genocide’ during the Highland Clearances. I consulted Sir Tom Devine […]

    Mike Small 21st Feb'18 96
  • Commentary
    19th Feb'18 3
  • Commentary

    The Right Stuff

    Anti-communist hysteria? Check. Sectarianism and violent bigotry normalised? Check. Revived notions of social control through reproduction? Check.  Secret police? Check. Weird nationalism wedded to paranoia and inappropriate […]

    Mike Small 19th Feb'18 2

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