"The right to smear an opponent is not one we should be defending"

Pat Kane

  • Autonomism

    Utah Saints

    “Time is not Money; time is Life. When more people can be persuaded to think along these lines we will have taken a real step […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 18th Apr'14 9
  • Commentary

    Reasons to Be Cheerful Part 1

    As the Osborne offensive flops – we look at 5 reasons why and how this weeks big efforts to torpedo Yes have backfired spectacularly … […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 18th Feb'14 9
  • Commentary

    A Revolution of Rising Expectations

    Although he used language with the lapidary ease of a don, Stephen Maxwell could also coin some very useful one-liners. Take this one on nationalism’s […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 5th Nov'13 10
  • Books Upside Your Head

    The Missing Million

    I never met (or cannot remember meeting) the late Stephen Maxwell. But I wish I had met him, or could remember him. The internet serves […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 4th Nov'13 8
  • Commentary

    Independents for Labour

    It was a bright and optimistic Saturday morning this last weekend, and I decided I wanted to attend Labour for Independence’s policy conference. The website […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 31st Jul'13 13
  • Commentary
    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 10th Mar'13 4
  • Commentary

    One Nation Under Review

    Think of how the Scottish Labour Party is conducting itself in the independence debate, and so far it’s not a life-enhancing experience. Voices like Johann […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 5th Feb'13 10
  • Commentary
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 26th Nov'12 3
  • Events
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 25th Nov'12 30
  • Referendum on Independence
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 31st Oct'12 6
  • Digital Culture
    By Bella Caledonia Editor 24th Oct'12 1
  • Arts & Culture

    Being Yes

    In a world full of cheap diversions, horror stories and looming anxieties, we actually have a rare chance in our lives to bring about a […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 16th Oct'12 4
  • Alex Salmond

    Independence Lite?

    It’s fair to say – along with the not-so-gentle student arm-twisting of a newly elected representative for the South of Scotland region – that the […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 14th May'11 23
  • Left

    Huff Puff Enough?

    How does it feel – as an occasional Huff Post Blogger who knew there would never be any payment involved – to observe the whole […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 11th Feb'11 7
  • Identity

    Envisioning Real Scotland

    In collaboration with Newsnet Scotland we have commissioned a series of articles looking forward to the year ahead in Scotland: Hopes and Visions 2011. Read […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 28th Dec'10 4
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