Adam Ramsay is openDemocracy's special correspondent. You can follow him at @adamramsay. Adam is a member of the Scottish Green Party, sits on the board of Voices for Scotland and advisory committees for the Economic Change Unit and the journal Soundings.
The Great British Lakoff question
As George Lakoff tours Britain, progressives have difficult questions to ask about how to communicate their...
Do the Scots really hate the English?
If the Scots hate the English so much, why do no Scottish comedians mock the English, while English stand ups are...
Published in: oD BlogA few words on words
When is a word over and done with, and who says?
Privatising the Royal Mail will make it more expensive for them to borrow
The UK government says it is selling off the Royal Mail to allow it to borrow and invest in its future. Yet it would...
Westminster 2015 - will the SNP shake things up?
Scotland's potential independence now stands firmly on the horizon. But one must wonder: if it is to happen, how...
Published in: oD BlogOn my holiday: the heroes of the Highlands (including the other David Cameron)
The side of this story which you hear less often is that the communities across the Highlands did what people do...