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  • Antifascism

    Whisper It Murdo

    As Payton Quinn  noted on Twitter: “If you’re shocked that May’s gone quiet on the #MuslimBan you should remember less that 6 months ago she […]

    Mike Small 30th Jan'17 18
  • Antifascism

    Trump is a Dalek

    For those of you bewildered by the Trump phenomenon, the insight that he is in fact a Dalek makes everything make sense. Consider this. He […]

    Mike Small 30th Jan'17 3
  • Commentary

    The Undiscovered Land

    Many years ago, just before my third year at University, I was raped towards the end of my year abroad on a US College Campus. […]

    Claire Buchanan 29th Jan'17 5
  • Austerity Britain

    Tory Benefit Cuts Hit Edinburgh

    ‘Just about managing’ no longer – the benefit cap will push struggling families into deeper poverty. This month, 425 of the poorest households in Edinburgh […]

    Lewis Ritchie 27th Jan'17 8
  • Commentary
    Mike Small 27th Jan'17 20
  • Ghetto na Gàidhlig
    Daibhidh Rothach 27th Jan'17 0
  • Identity
    Mike Small 24th Jan'17 51
  • Commentary

    Tenement Stories

    This is for ‘half-educated tenement Scots’ everywhere. Years ago, my upstairs neighbour, living on the second floor of a three-storey tenement in Glasgow, broke her […]

    Paul Tritschler 24th Jan'17 1
  • Film and Animation

    T2: Trainspotting

    Alan Bissett reviews the Trainspotting sequel for Bella. For the past few weeks I’ve been asking anyone I meet – friends, family, taxi drivers, barmen, […]

    Alan Bissett 23rd Jan'17 17
  • Antifascism
    Vonny Moyes 23rd Jan'17 11
  • Climate Change
    Magnus Jamieson 23rd Jan'17 1
  • Scots
    Ashley Douglas 23rd Jan'17 5
  • Antifascism

    This is Belonging

    The new British Army advert is astonishing. This image – one of a series – shows soldiers larking about in the ruins of some land. […]

    Mike Small 22nd Jan'17 16
  • Media

    Off the Record

    Daily Record journo sacked for calling Celtic fans ‘paedos’ by Andy Muirhead A Daily Record journalist has been sacked following comments posted on twitter in […]

    Andy Muirhead 21st Jan'17 3

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