independence – self-determination – autonomy


  • International

    Here Come the Pirates

    In June 2014 we brought Smári McCarthy from Iceland to speak about post-Yes constitutional options and learning from our northern neighbour. He later joined our […]

    Mike Small 31st Oct'16 4
  • International
    Dominic Hinde 26th Oct'15 2
  • International

    Iceland’s Pirates

    A slew of recently formed political parties have been topping polls across Europe – think Syriza, think Podemos. Iceland is no exception. Here the Pirate […]

    Peter Geoghegan 23rd Jul'15 9
  • Economics

    Who won the Election?

    By Ian Dey Nicola Sturgeon? David Cameron? Think again! The financial elite won this election; or rather, the system the financial elite works in and […]

    Ian Dey 14th May'15 31
  • International
    Mike Small 25th Jul'14 1
  • Commentary

    A Choice of Paths

    Every society has such a space. Scotland, too, has its own possibility space, within which it moves. But currently Scotland’s possibilities are limited to whatever […]

    Smári McCarthy 9th Jun'14 16
  • Commentary

    Hacking a Scottish Constitution

    As Scotland explores a Citizens Assembly and National Council to build a new constitution (‘Move to stop politicians carving up an indy Scotland‘) we are […]

    Mike Small 27th May'14 25
  • Autonomism

    Let the People Lead

    I am more and more convinced that we need to raise awareness of having a written constitution for an Independent Scotland. We live in one […]

    Jean Urquhart 22nd May'13 6
  • Commentary
    Alda Sigmundsdóttir 23rd Apr'13 1
  • International

    We the People

    Susan runs So Say Scotland, a project inspired by Iceland’s grassroots national assemblies movement. The newly created and proposed Icelandic constitution, which we are hearing […]

    Susan Pettie 19th Jan'13 1
  • Banking Crisis
    20th Oct'12 11
  • Collapsononics
    Deena Stryker 25th Aug'11 97
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