independence – self-determination – autonomy


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    Karen Mailley-WattRachael Purse 17th Aug'16 0
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    The Russians Are Coming!

    Simone Charlesworth looks at the reaction to the founding of Sputnik’s UK office in Scotland and what it says about how we judge and value […]

    Simone Charlesworth 17th Aug'16 30
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    John Warren 5th Jul'15 16
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    Island Voice

    A central theme of Bella Caledonia’s new journal, Closer, is that democracy must become more localised – decisions should be made as near to the […]

    Malachy Tallack 27th Sep'13 15
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    Britain, the Re-Boot

     This from A World to Win: One Nation Labour is to become a party of small business and angry consumers, raging at the energy corporations […]

    Mike Small 25th Sep'13 1
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    On Becoming Foreign

    This morning on GMS Johann Lamont explained that she ‘believed in socialism’ but not universal provision. If you are feeling confused by Ed Miliband and […]

    Mike Small 25th Sep'13 6
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    You are a Virus

      ‘Zombie Nationalist accuses Democracy Movement of being a Contagion’. Okay, that needs to be filed under the heading ‘Headlines from an Imaginary Press’ but […]

    Mike Small 24th Sep'13 28
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    Saffron Dickson 23rd Sep'13 5
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    Fear Factor 3

    Scared at the prospect of running your own country? Terrified about what the future holds? Haunted by nightmarish visions of deep uncertainty? The Fear Factor […]

    20th Sep'13 2
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    Preserving the Union

    Today we’re jammin’ with Michael Moore and Douglas Alexander. What exactly is the point of even discussing the Liberal Democrats you might ask? A party […]

    Mike Small 20th Sep'13 15
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    Land O Kilts

    Last night’s Newsnight special was like tv coverage of Scottish politics in a co-production between Matt Groening, BBC Scotlandshire and The Onion. View the whole […]

    Mike Small 18th Sep'13 23
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    The Where and Who of Independence

    Ending colonialism is what is needed, but it doesn’t happen with a declaration of independence and a new flag. That just brings a more local […]

    Justin Kenrick 14th Sep'13 5
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    Anni Donaldson 14th Sep'13 16
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    The Branded Hand

      Strange things are happening following the government’s defeat over Syria. Political commentators wring their hands, agonising over whether Britain has lost influence in the […]

    David Morgan 10th Sep'13 41
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