Making sense of an atlas dotted with exceptions, special cases and lands in limbo, BBC world asks: who gets to have their own country?
Category: Global Issues
Brian Quail is a 79-year-old retired Latin teacher. He is currently remanded in custody after being arrested for peacefully protesting against Trident.
Please stop defending Trident against peaceful protesters like Brian Quail, and defend Brian Quail – and humanity – against Trident.
We should leave the ruin of Grenfell tower there. It’s a monument to modern Britain and a reminder of how badly we treat our most vulnerable.
All we have heard from the Tories recently is vote for us as we are strong and stable, but you need more than strength for security.
Ruth Davidson has put a stop to Emmanuel Macrons divisive plans with an emphatic victory in the French Presidential Race.
“It’s not enough to be a woman in politics, you have to do the right thing with the power you’ve got”
“It’s not enough to be a woman in politics”. Nicola Sturgeon talks about the May government’s Rape Clause in front of an audience in New York
Here is the footage of Nicola Sturgeon’s speech at Stanford University: Scotland’s place in the world. I added some key bullet points.
In the world of media and public discourse there isn’t a lot of substance. Mind you, the talking heads are just feeding us what we want.
Writer and artist Lynn Blair argues that taking offence is the wrong way to deal with trolls. Unless of course you are trying to make a political point.
This week we received a letter from a reader asking for relationship advice for Theresa, a longtime friend. We hope some of you may be able to help.
Although I don’t agree with the views espoused by Millennial Woes, the public shaming of individuals like him is probably counter productive.
There is zero sense in selling the Green Investment bank, a profitable public resource to an asset stripping Australian company?
It’s not the fake news we have to worry about. That is obviously rubbish. The sleekit stuff published in the mainstream is far more dangerous
The ‘half educated tenement Scot’ tweet sent by John Cleese isn’t offensive.Though, it’s hypocritical in the context of his crusade against low brow journalism
I love watching sport, but the idealistic way the Olympics is portrayed is vomit inducing and defies the reality of what is a selfish and corrupt affair.