There are a lot of hypothetical economic arguments surrounding Scottish independence. However, in the real world, it is clear that small countries are richer and are better places to live.
Category: Global Issues
Top scientists produce a report suggesting that 150,000 extra deaths may have been caused by the government, and the BBC deem it un-newsworthy.
At the Scottish Independence Convention last weekend, actor David Hayman read out an open letter from the Catalan Defence Committee(Scotland).
While most of the mainstream media is distracting you with storm Ophelia, the ONS has announced the UK has lost £490bn and the repercussions could be deadly
The situation is Catalonia is a mess but it has the potential to get much worse. The only solution is for both sides to sit down and talk.
If a solution is to be found for the crisis in Catalonia, the Spanish government and world leaders need to stop hiding behind the Spanish Constitution.
Making sense of an atlas dotted with exceptions, special cases and lands in limbo, BBC world asks: who gets to have their own country?
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.