independence – self-determination – autonomy

  • Commentary

    Your Next Prime Minister

    * I have decided – reluctantly but firmly – that this is hilarious. The Tory right, having sabotaged Britain for their bitter ideology are now […]

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    Mike Small 1st Jul'16 51
  • New Yes

    New Yes 1

    The first in our new series inviting people who have only recently come over to supporting independence to describe their own personal and political journey. […]

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    Rachel McCormack 30th Jun'16 35
  • Tribe of Moles

    PIP assessors, #DoNoHarm!

    The news is dominated by Brexit. The referendum result is producing damaging divisions between different sections of working class people, even outbreaks of outright racism.However […]

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    30th Jun'16 4
  • Commentary
    Justin Kenrick 30th Jun'16 13
  • International

    The Irish Dimension

    ‘England’s difficulty is Ireland’s opportunity.’ That old republican dictum was oft-repeated in the run-up to Easter 1916, when King was busy battling Kaiser in far-flung […]

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    Peter Geoghegan 29th Jun'16 8
  • Scots

    Yes Nae Mair

    When ah heidit up tae Galashiels on Friday morn, ye widnae hae kent that it wis a world gaun tapsalteerie, an that aw ower the […]

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    Tammas Clark 29th Jun'16 15
  • Austerity Britain
    Ellenor Hutson 29th Jun'16 5
  • Europe

    Scotland, a European Nation

    Scotland, a European nation adjourned in 1707, is hereby reconvened. The Scottish parliament, overwhelmingly and without a single vote against, has endorsed its first full […]

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    Michael Gray 29th Jun'16 90
  • Commentary

    Rope a Dope with Jezza

    Jeremy Corbyn is at the centre of a very public political coup d’etat led by the PLP, sections of the media and the Blairite rearguard. […]

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    Mike Small 29th Jun'16 27
  • EU membership

    The Real Result of the Referendum

    Last Friday I woke up before the alarm went off and picked up the phone to check the time. Even before having it for certain […]

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    Joana Ramiro 28th Jun'16 31
  • Europe

    Cool Heads and Warm Hearts

    Scottish MEP Alyn Smith gets a standing ovation after a passionate plea to the rest of Europe: “I want my country to be internationalist, co-operative, […]

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    28th Jun'16 17
  • Commentary
    Tommy Sheppard 28th Jun'16 19
  • Commentary

    Brexit, Lies and Videotape

    Today is another momentous day, with a discredited David Cameron facing his European colleagues for the first time since the debacle unfolded, and Nicola Sturgeon […]

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    Mike Small 28th Jun'16 9
  • Commentary

    New Yes

    This from September 2014: “The No campaign remains doggedly other-worldly. With one leg planted firmly in the past, the other dangles still less probably in […]

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    27th Jun'16 7

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