independence – self-determination – autonomy

  • Arts & Culture
    Mike Small 28th Jan'13 5
  • Autonomism

    Altogether Better (without oil)

    There is little argument against a Yes vote, except fear mongering and fear itself. But it is independence from oil that is needed. Independence from […]

    Justin Kenrick 28th Jan'13 8
  • English Culture


    Cameron’s ‘Eurovision’ is a fundamental misreading of the mood of the nation (sic). While concerns about democratic deficiency are shared across the continent, there are […]

    Mike Small 28th Jan'13 12
  • Commentary

    The Art of the Possible

    We’re delighted to announce that the multi-talented Kate Higgins – who may be known to you via her usual scribblings over at Burdzeyeview .Kate is […]

    Mike Small 27th Jan'13 158
  • Commentary

    On Yes, Flegs and Little England

    Three views on the national debates from around and about . . . First up the world from Dublin via the Irish Times, where Judith […]

    Mike Small 26th Jan'13 16
  • Events

    Fuzzy Friday 2

    Each week we offer you five great things, sites, events, people or projects which we think are Bella-isimo. 1. Come and Have a Go if […]

    Mike Small 25th Jan'13 10
  • Afghanistan


    “If there’s people trying to do bad stuff to our guys, then we’ll take them out of the game. It’s a joy for me because […]

    Rosie Kane 24th Jan'13 19
  • EU membership

    ERM – Automatic for the People?

    A repeated claim of the Better Together campaign (and a  whole lot more) is that “Scotland would have to try and renegotiate an opt out […]

    Mike Small 24th Jan'13 2
  • Commentary

    Celtic Connections

    Qualifying Group no. 7 for the 1988 European Championship read as follows: Republic of Ireland Bulgaria Belgium Scotland Luxembourg I bumped into Big Charlie in […]

    Chris Cairns 23rd Jan'13 72
  • Economics

    EU’ve Been Framed

    Let’s be clear. There is not a four deep queue in Brussels anxious to indulge the fantasy life of the most semi detached of its […]

    Ruth Wishart 23rd Jan'13 24
  • Alex Salmond

    The Edwin Morgan Memorial Lecture

    On Tuesday 27 November 2012 the First Minister Alex Salmond delivered a lecture on the subject of housing and social justice. The lecture took place at […]

    22nd Jan'13 1
  • London Olympics

    Don’t Panic!

    Is the No campaign losing the plot? The cacophony of scare stories about Scotland does seem to have tipped from the bizarre to the gently […]

    Mike Small 22nd Jan'13 12
  • Arts & Culture
    Darran Anderson 21st Jan'13 2
  • Podcast
    Mike Small 20th Jan'13 0

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