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Michelle Thomson: At the eye of a media storm as the...

Commentary by Derek Bateman Michelle Thomson’s solicitor may have been struck off but she won’t be short of legal volunteers to represent her should she...

These are dangerous times in a campaign heading the wrong way

Commentary by Derek Bateman A few weeks is hardly enough time to debate the huge implications of the European Union, let alone explain how the...

Tory Trade Union Bill ‘an attack on democracy’, STUC leader tells...

Scottish TUC leader Grahame Smith addressed the SNP conference on the inquiries of the current Tory bill to restrict trade union activity in the...

Euro-referendum ponderings from the Gazebo of Hate

Commentary by Derek Bateman Must rush. The sun is streaming into the Gazebo of Hate and I have to sit in the underground command centre...

The news hidden in plain sight, and why Liam Fox sets...

Russell Bruce probes some of the murky history of Theresa May's "international trade secretary", right wing Tory figure Dr Liam Fox. Finally after much pushing,...

Monuments tell us about ourselves as well as the past we...

In Charlottesville or Charlotte Square: history is a nightmare that has to be confronted, says Christopher Silver. Recent events in the United States have provoked...

Election special: The Dug explains why ‘Magrit’ is toast in the...

By Paul Kavanagh (a.k.a. The Wee Ginger Dug) You may have heard there's an election in the offing.  Something else is also for the offing,...

Zulu! Time for new Empire job, heading up Africa Desk

Commentary by Derek Bateman Much activity at Castle Bateman including a visit by a friend from Oxford who didn’t mind staying with an anti English...

How ‘right to buy’ created Thatcherites in more ways than one

Bernard Thompson with a salutary tale about one under-reported impact of Thatcher's right-to-buy and its impact on all of us Allow me to tell you...

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