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  • Commentary

    Der Schrei der Natur

      If anything captures the mood of the nations (s) and the madness infecting Anglo-British politics, this image of the Tories seated in front of […]

    Mike Small 31st Jul'17 13
  • Brexit

    The Rough Wooing

    The Westminster Parliament EU (Withdrawal) Bill provides invaluable illumination of the British problem of Brexit, and is a surprisingly transparent demonstration of Parliament’s limited power […]

    John S Warren 17th Jul'17 14
  • Brexit

    Ex Brit Shambles

    “Juncker’s team now think it more likely than not that Brexit talks will collapse & hope Brits wake up to harsh realities in time.” The […]

    Mike Small 1st May'17 24
  • Ghetto na Gàidhlig
    Mike Small 31st Mar'17 2
  • EU membership

    London’s anti-Brexit march

    The pro-Europeans make their voice heard – London’s anti-Brexit march March 25th was the EU’s birthday. It was celebrated in London and elsewhere by anti-Brexit […]

    Lesley Docksey 29th Mar'17 1
  • International

    Dutch Elections: Curb Your Enthusiasm

    After five years of propping up a coalition led by the right wing People’s Party (VVD), the chickens finally came home to roost for the […]

    Maddie Lou Barink and Jack Ferguson 20th Mar'17 2
  • Europe
    Prof Steve Peers 16th Mar'17 15
  • EU membership

    Scottish and European

    Nicola Sturgeon today unveiled ‘Scotland’s Place in Europe’ – the first plan anywhere in UK for dealing with Brexit. It’s a bit of an odd […]

    Mike Small 20th Dec'16 23
  • EU membership

    England to Leave the UK

    Breaking Up Britain was always too big a job for the Scots. It was always a job for the English writes Peter Arnott. Well, now […]

    Peter Arnott 1st Nov'16 60
  • Commentary

    Clown Coup

    It’s difficult not to be smug when looking across the pond at the depths that US politics has sunk to. Gone are the days when […]

    Mike Small 10th Oct'16 28
  • Commentary
    Pat Kane 3rd Oct'16 52
  • Europe

    Europe in Scotland #EU2

    In the third of our series inviting European citizens living in Scotland to reflect on the Brexit crisis, Svenja Meyerricks  contributes. #EU2 How has the Brexit […]

    Svenja Meyerricks 23rd Sep'16 8
  • Europe

    Europe in Scotland #EU2

    In the second of our series inviting European citizens living in Scotland to reflect on the Brexit crisis, Jean-Loup Rebours-Smith contributes. #EU2 I’m originally a […]

    Jean-Loup Rebours-Smith 11th Sep'16 38
  • Longform

    Who will speak for Europe?

    At the outset of the so-called Brexit referendum campaign in February, the British tabloid The Daily Mail, in an attempt at setting out the merits […]

    Cathal Foley 23rd Jun'16 5
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