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Europe

  • Brexit

    Europa and the bull(shitters)

    Douglas Ross, the Tory MP for Moray, can kick back. His place in history is assured by his golden phrase: a cold sick Brexit. Us […]

    Gordon Guthrie 2nd Apr'18 43
  • Commentary

    The Reality After this One

    Peter Arnott suggests that Scottish independence, when it comes, will be ‘as natural as rain’, but we may have to wait until the Brexit plays […]

    Peter Arnott 6th Mar'18 137
  • International

    The Merkel Effect

    Chloé Farand in Berlin explains the fallout from the political crisis in Germany. For more than a decade, Angela Merkel has been the symbol of […]

    Chloé Farand 3rd Dec'17 4
  • Brexit

    Brexit and the art of Deflection

    A few days ago The European Union provided an “absolute deadline” in ten days, for Britain to improve progress on outstanding issues, before turning to […]

    John S Warren 28th Nov'17 56
  • Brexit
    7th Nov'17 1
  • Catalonia

    A Rebellion Against Nationalism

    Not content with the public shows of violence that shocked the world, the Spanish government is now using totalitarian powers to jail the Catalan government […]

    3rd Nov'17 5
  • Catalonia

    Proclaim the Republic!

    As the Rajoy Government jail an elected government – this is essential viewing… Filmed by David Whyte Edited by Hazuan Hashim

    David Whyte 2nd Nov'17 0
  • Catalonia

    Catalonia, Scotland and Europe

    Scotland is not Catalonia, and the UK is not Spain: The Catalan parliament was established in 1980, its predecessor had been abolished by the Fascist […]

    Gordon Guthrie 29th Oct'17 13
  • Antifascism

    Not the German Ukip

    Not the German Ukip: The AfD and the new struggle against fascism in Germany. On the night that the Alternative for Germany (AfD) recorded its […]

    David Jamieson 20th Oct'17 7
  • Antifascism

    Help Catalonia. Save Europe

    “What’s happening here, in Catalonia, is not an internal Spanish affair. It concerns to each and every European citizen”

    Mike Small 17th Oct'17 17
  • Commentary

    Der Schrei der Natur

      If anything captures the mood of the nations (s) and the madness infecting Anglo-British politics, this image of the Tories seated in front of […]

    Mike Small 31st Jul'17 13
  • Brexit

    The Rough Wooing

    The Westminster Parliament EU (Withdrawal) Bill provides invaluable illumination of the British problem of Brexit, and is a surprisingly transparent demonstration of Parliament’s limited power […]

    John S Warren 17th Jul'17 14
  • Brexit

    Ex Brit Shambles

    “Juncker’s team now think it more likely than not that Brexit talks will collapse & hope Brits wake up to harsh realities in time.” The […]

    Mike Small 1st May'17 24
  • Ghetto na Gàidhlig
    Mike Small 31st Mar'17 2
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