independence – self-determination – autonomy


  • Media

    Question Time

    You don’t need a crystal ball to see into the future, the first edition of BBC’s Question Time gave a glimpse into the next 1000 […]

    Doug Daniel 13th Jan'12 101
  • Alex Salmond

    May You Live In Interesting Times

    What exactly did David cameron think he was doing?

    Calum Cashley 13th Jan'12 8
  • Alex Salmond

    Bad News

    One of the most dispiriting aspects of the debate surrounding Scotland’s constitutional future has been the relentless, grinding superficiality with which the London-based media have […]

    Jamie Maxwell 12th Jan'12 15
  • Alex Salmond

    To See Ourselves as Others See Us

    O would some power the giftie gie us to see ourselves as others see us. – To a Louse, Robert Burns Today is going to […]

    Mike Small 10th Jan'12 22
  • Media

    Happy New 2012!

    I hate focus group politics. But we want to to know what you want more of – and less of from us and our squad […]

    Mike Small 1st Jan'12 30
  • Commentary

    The Ink Truck

    On the mainstream print media columnists who will shape the independence debate.

    Mike Small 15th Dec'11 20
  • Climate Change

    Climate Change as Tourism Opportunity

    In a travesty of journalism this week the Scotsman chirpily reported the ‘upside’ of climate change, noting how we’d have fewer deaths, opportunities for tourism, […]

    Mike Small 26th Nov'11 10
  • Holyrood 2011

    The Ump

    “The Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party is very much alive and kicking. That has been very clear in the exhilarating debate we have had during […]

    Mike Small 6th Nov'11 9
  • Autonomism

    Radical Media Forum

    Saturday 29th October 1pm – 5pm, Kinning Park Complex – Glasgow Meeting is free, but donations to Kinning Park welcomed An open meeting for practitioners, groups […]

    Mike Small 25th Oct'11 3
  • Media
    James Hamilton 25th Oct'11 0
  • Football

    Stephen Birrell and Facebook Hate

    There is a very quiet page on Facebook called ‘Free Stephen Birrell’.  There may be a few legal or human rights reasons that Birrell, sentenced […]

    Peter Burnett 18th Oct'11 9
  • Media

    The Salmond Problem

    Amidst the disputed ComRes survey for The Independent on Sunday, Matt Chorley and Brian Brady have produced the best (only?) credible broadsheet analysis of Scottish […]

    Mike Small 17th Oct'11 11
  • Media

    Bella Keys

    It’s been great to publish articles by new contributors in the past few weeks and more coming up in the days ahead. If you want […]

    Mike Small 4th Oct'11 1
  • Media

    Neutral Like a Knife in the Back

    If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed.  If you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.  – Author unknown, commonly attributed to Mark […]

    Michael Greenwell 2nd Oct'11 3

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