independence – self-determination – autonomy

  • Arts & Culture

    Corrections and Clarifications

    There was a correction in today’s Herald newspaper about their Faslane scare-story which acknowledged their 19k jobs total was ‘incorrect’ and headline ‘misleading’.  Just in […]

    Frances Lengel 18th Jan'13 7
  • Arts & Culture

    Fuzzy Friday

    Something for the weekend sir? Each week we’ll be bringing you 5 great things we love. Things to do or watch, mostly non-political. Here’s our […]

    Mike Small 18th Jan'13 0
  • Love Life

    Unhealthy Media?

    Is it because of cutbacks, or responding to party politics? Or is it just bad journalism? A. Balharry on the story behind the story of […]

    A. Balharry 18th Jan'13 17
  • Europe

    EU 2 Brutus?

    So Cameron may walk into and flounce out of more EU meetings, he may renegotiate to his heart’s content, he may grandstand and bluster, he […]

    Alyn Smith 17th Jan'13 5
  • Alex Salmond

    Westminster Democracy Style

    An extraordinary performance by Ian Davidson as Westminster passes its Section 30 order today, unopposed. A virtually empty chamber at Westminster saw a few bloated […]

    Mike Small 16th Jan'13 31
  • Commentary

    London and the Right to Govern

    Limited to the British press, it would be difficult to grasp the implications of the push against the informal UK constitution coming to a head […]

    Michael Gardiner 14th Jan'13 9
  • Podcast
    Mike Small 14th Jan'13 0
  • Arts & Culture

    Flag Daze

    Gerry Hassan wrote recently: “Pro-independence forces cannot just imagine, as Welsh and Sturgeon did, that Britain is dead or beyond reinvention, and that we can […]

    Mike Small 13th Jan'13 24
  • Arts & Culture

    Scotland and the Nexus of Nationhood

    In a recent Scotsman essay Gerry Hassan cited Ernest Renan’s celebrated 1882 lecture to the Sorbonne: Qu’est-ce qu’une nation? “What is a Nation?” (ii) Renan, […]

    Alastair McIntosh 11th Jan'13 9
  • International

    Chav Culture

    Chavismo after Chavez: what next for Venezuela?

    Callum McCormick 10th Jan'13 3
  • Review
    Irvine Welsh 10th Jan'13 146
  • Music

    Happy David Bowie Day!

      The whole world, it would seem, has fallen back in love with David Bowie.  Today (on his 66th birthday) Bowie released Where Are We […]

    Kevin Williamson 8th Jan'13 15
  • Podcast
    Michael Greenwell 6th Jan'13 1
  • Environmental Justice
    George Gunn 4th Jan'13 13

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