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  • Commentary

    Triple Lock Britain

    Driving across central Scotland yesterday, through Stirling and across a bit of Perthshire you could see blue signs of Tory electioneering pockmarking fields of (stereotype-alarm), […]

    Mike Small 27th Apr'17 1
  • International
    Paul Malgrati 21st Apr'17 12
  • Economics

    The GERS Debate (concluded)

    Richard Murphy at Holyrood on the deficiencies of the #GERS figures. Richard Murphy at Holyrood on #GERS, and gets a couple of wee digs at […]

    Mike Small 19th Apr'17 7
  • Commentary

    The Continuing Battle for Scotland

    The Continuing Battle for Scotland: Goodbye to British politics and Goodbye to Britain? The age of perma-campaigning and elections continues in Scotland. Theresa May’s snap […]

    Gerry Hassan 19th Apr'17 16
  • Commentary

    Values of the Vicarage

    Can you feel it? Everyone coming together like a 1970s Coca-Cola ad? As our unelected PM put it in her Easter message to the masses: […]

    17th Apr'17 0
  • Education
    Sue Palmer 6th Apr'17 4
  • International

    Seeing Scotland Differently

    Robert J Somynne on the rebirth of Scotland on the geopolitical stage. From the second edition of our monthly print magazine in collaboration with The […]

    Robert J Somynne 5th Apr'17 4
  • Economics

    The Currency Question

    Why establishing a new currency is the right choice for an independent Scotland by John Alexander Smith. As the currency debate dominated the 2014 Indyref […]

    John Alexander Smith 31st Mar'17 35
  • Commentary

    Trigger Happy

    Yesterday was a desperate day for the Scottish Unionist bloc. Cornered, frightened and facing obvious defeat, the Conservatives, Liberals and Labour united to try and […]

    Mike Small 29th Mar'17 27
  • Europe

    New Lübeck Letter

    The Lübeck Letter was sent by William Wallace and Andrew Murray in 1297 to the mayors of Lubeck and Hamburg. In the last few years […]

    David Greig 25th Mar'17 14
  • #Indyref2

    Faded Yes All Stars

    As we debate Section 30, here’s a word for the jaded, the tired and the disillusioned. While some folk have been jubilant, many people (even, […]

    Mike Small 21st Mar'17 33
  • News from Nowhere

    News from Nowhere

    The deluge of sudden, knee-jerk coverage of Scottish politics has been huge this week. Some of it great, some of it not so great. Here’s […]

    Mike Small 17th Mar'17 15
  • SNP
    Gerry Hassan 17th Mar'17 33
  • ScotRef

    Crash Test Dummies

    Theresa May’s constitutional position explained in one easy video. You can’t decide to leave until after it all goes wrong. It’s not the right time […]

    Mike Small 17th Mar'17 1
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