independence – self-determination – autonomy


  • Glasgow

    Dear Green Place

    On my leg there’s a scar. It’s about two inches long, roughly the shape of a badly drawn F. It lives on the back of […]

    Vonny Moyes 26th Jun'15 39
  • Arts & Culture

    Lounge Lizards

    Like many a Scottish queer, I’ve drunk a fair volume of vodka and coke and danced nights away on sticky floors in The Polo Lounge. […]

    Helen Wright 18th Jul'13 4
  • Football

    Walking Away from North Britain

    When Rangers went into administration in February I wrote here that “a bastion of North Britain is terminally ill”. The mainstream media, especially the obedient […]

    Phil Mac Giolla Bhain 21st Jun'12 55
  • Anti-Capitalism

    Occupying a non-place

    In an exclusive new essay for Bella Caledonia, author Ewan Morrison has some critical words to say about the direction taken by the global Occupy […]

    Ewan Morrison 19th Mar'12 19
  • Anarchism

    Common Good

    In a sea of cynicism, when it seems as if the courts, the media class and the political elite are against us, here’s a blast […]

    Bob Hamilton 28th Apr'10 1
  • General Election 2010

    Identity (Cards) & Democracy

    As Labour gets driven and split in it’s already post-Brown squabbling it faces a simle choice. It can revert to type, retreat to the ‘heartlands’ […]

    Mike Small 24th Apr'10 2
  • Glasgow

    Team Glasgow

    My ‘Sunday Best’ column is late. I blame Jesus, bunnies and Cadbury’s (not necessarily in that order). Kenneth Roy over at the Scottish Review (‘The […]

    Mhairi McGregor 7th Apr'10 0

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