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  • Death of Capitalism

    Copenhagen – Climate Justice

    What’s emerging out of Copenhagen (the conference we cant be represented at)  is a much clearer set of relations. The developed world is protecting its […]

    Mike Small 18th Dec'09 3
  • Anti-Capitalism

    Lessons from Copenhagen

    As COP 15 teeters on the edge of failure and crisis, we ask, what’s happening? First the global connections between rich and poor are being […]

    Mike Small 16th Dec'09 2
  • Anti-Capitalism

    Cop 15 Report

    While the Scottish media rail on Salmond for having the temerity to try and have Scotland represented at Copenhagen, what slavish timorous mouth-pieces, a series […]

    Justin Kenrick 15th Dec'09 0
  • Elections

    Your Kingdom

    A strangely bitter and nonsensical piece by Tom Gallagher in Our Kingdom: “The white paper published on 30 November 2009 by the Scottish National Party […]

    Tom Gallagher 15th Dec'09 0
  • Uncategorized

    Invisible Wind of Change

    ‘The wind is invisible but we can see which way the trees lean’. – Ian Hamilton Finlay, from Proverbs for Jacobins Amidst all the gloom, […]

    Mike Small 9th Dec'09 0
  • Media

    The Image and the Imagined

    On CITV which is aimed at very young children (mine and yours) something called the HM Armed Forces are relentlessly advertised. In a response to […]

    Mike Small 4th Dec'09 0
  • Media

    If You Know Your History…

    This from last nights Conspiracy Files, BBC Two Scotland featuring a fresh faced Salmond, Dewar, Sillars and McDonald & an unrepentant George Cunningham. Well worth […]

    Mike Small 3rd Dec'09 2
  • Commentary

    Power 2010

    Power 2010 is a new project, ‘a unique campaign to give everyone the chance to have a say in how our democracy works for us..’ […]

    Mike Small 3rd Dec'09 1
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    Mike Small 2nd Dec'09 0
  • Anti-Capitalism

    St Andrews Day 2010

    Saturday saw people travelling from Dumfries, Fife, the Borders, Glasgow and across central Scotland to be part of the Building a Movement for Yes event. […]

    Mike Small 30th Nov'09 13
  • Identity


    This extract from The English Postman, by Tom Nairn on the past and emergent future identity of the Anglo-British identity published inthe latest issue of  […]

    Tom Nairn 27th Nov'09 0
  • Referendum on Independence

    Building a Movement for Yes!

    BUILDING A MOVEMENT FOR YES! Saturday 28 November 2009 10.30 – 6.00 @ Out of the Blue As the plans for a referendum on Scottish independence […]

    Mike Small 18th Nov'09 5
  • Elections

    Glasgow NE – Political Failure

    That Labour can hold a seat in a by-election brought about by the exposure of massive corruption and incompetence, in a constituency that has been […]

    Mike Small 13th Nov'09 9
  • Commentary

    Simon Mann

    This entry below is from Craig Murray (who is back blogging after a healthy pause) on the recently release of  Simon  Mann. The only addition […]

    Craig Murray 9th Nov'09 0

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