independence – self-determination – autonomy


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    Long to Reign Over Us

    The state broadcaster and the amassed media horde (grateful for something to distract us from the embarrassing phenomenon of people reclaiming their humanity in the […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 8th Sep'15 54
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    Whatever Happened to the Tories, Ma?

    All the way through the referendum, I could feel my Tory ancestors tugging away at my insides somewhere. As I watched the various intimidating manoeuvres […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 3rd Jul'15 30
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    Oh! Take me back to dear old Blighty

    What does the media frenzy over Richard III tell us about Englishness? Probably nothing new. At the core of modern English identity, at least in […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 28th Mar'15 33
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    Notes from Jockistan

    By Mike Small Yesterday Chris Roycroft-Davis was not a happy-chappy. “When George Osborne, Chancellor of the United Kingdom, today presents a Budget that will be […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 19th Mar'15 46
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    England After Scotland

    In a recent Counterfire article on the Scottish referendum campaign Alex Snowdon used a rarely mentioned phrase, the ‘English Left’. Apart from a few mavericks, amongst whom […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 23rd Sep'14 29
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    Coming Home from Coventry

    ‘No campaign spends years talking about uncertainties and demanding answers. Gives last-minute offer of maybe something, offered by someone.’ – Kieran Hurley 21 last thoughts […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 9th Sep'14 13
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