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  • Media

    Gruniad’s Demise

    The Guardian matters in a way that few other newspapers do. It’s got history, gravitas and crucially it cracked its online presence from the start […]

    Mike Small 1st Dec'10 8
  • Referendum on Independence
    Kevin WilliamsonMike Small 30th Nov'10 44
  • Media

    Building a Better Media for Scotland

    Bella Caledonia and Newsnet are delighted to announce a new collaboration, where we will be commissioning new articles and sharing analysis and editorial content together. […]

    Mike Small 29th Nov'10 6
  • International

    A Foreign Policy for Scotland

    This is the speech on foreign policy to the Scottish Independence Convention conference on 7 November 2010 at the National Piping Centre in Glasgow The […]

    Osama Saeed 28th Nov'10 11
  • Commentary

    Nat is a Feminist Issue

    That Scottish women are less likely to support independence (at the moment) was displayed once again by polls this week. Reading the Scotsman kicks up […]

    Caitlin O'Hara 27th Nov'10 2
  • Economics
    Michael Roy 24th Nov'10 6
  • Climate Change

    Beyond the Stupid Economy

    The real issue is not the relationship between sovereignty and prosperity but between prosperity and growth. Ireland’s real ‘crime’ was not to be independent, or […]

    Mike Small 22nd Nov'10 2
  • Civil Liberties

    Maggie’s Jukebox

    20 Years ago today the Tories turned on Margaret Thatcher as she had become a massive electoral legacy, much as Blair did 17 years later.  […]

    Mike Small 21st Nov'10 7
  • Media

    Scot Blog Survey

    This from Go Lassie Go, please copy and post, we think it may be useful: Weber Shandwick is conducting a survey of the Scottish Blogosphere, […]

    Mike Small 20th Nov'10 0
  • Generation Y
    Ewan Morrison 16th Nov'10 1
  • Afghanistan

    The Green Brigade

    After a week of debate about the Green Brigade and (almost) universal media condemnation, we publish a different view. We think its crucial that the […]

    Michael Greenwell 15th Nov'10 17
  • Women

    Go Lassies Go

    Women don’t need to be passive and risk averse. When convinced of the cause, there’s no holding them back. If that cause is independence, the […]

    Joan McAlpine 14th Nov'10 0
  • Scottish Culture

    Upcoming Events

    John Holloway at University of Glasgow Centre for the Study of Socialist Theory and Movements Tuesday 16th November, 2010. John Holloway (Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de […]

    Mike Small 13th Nov'10 0
  • Poetry

    The Republic of Hope

    To conclude (but not close) our week long celebration of women writers  – we’re delighted to publish a handful of poems by Lorna Waite, from her […]

    12th Nov'10 1

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