By not taking the knee at the Euros, Scotland exposes its national myth
Many in Scotland believe racism is for the English and Americans. We, after all, are the underdogs. We’re the good...
Published in: openDemocracyUK: NewsTransparency, aid cuts, health data: openDemocracy sets the UK agenda
The government has backed down on a health data grab in the face of our legal threat. Parliament is debating an...
Is Boris Johnson the raucous clan chieftain that feudal Britain deserves?
In a country where land ownership pays more than work, it’s no wonder that corruption slides off the back of rulers...
Published in: openDemocracyUK: NewsCalls for Shell to apologise for ‘fuelling Nazi war machine’
A new book reveals the extent to which the oil company played a key role in Hitler’s war effort
It’s not enough to vote for an independence referendum, you need to campaign for it
Supporters of a Scottish independence referendum can’t just wait for governments to act
This was Scotland’s most boring election, and its most important
And for those Scottish voters who have previously only flirted with independence, England’s results will strengthen the idea