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Tag: Brexit

Sound bites and carrots

By Alec Ross These are the meaningless, vacuous, lazy, mendacious, cynical and intellectually pessimistic sound bites that have largely replaced sensible discourse and now dominate...

For 100 years we had the Irish Question – now it’s...

Commentary by Russell Bruce For a 100 years we had the Irish Question - now it’s the British Question The impasse over the Irish border between...

Brexit: Nothing to see here (nothing at all, in fact…)

Kludgie-gate reveals latest strategy to deliver the very bestest Brexit result for as many of the few as possible (God and the Daily Mail...

Who is the basket case and where are the broad shoulders...

Commentary by Derek Bateman So GERS proves Scotland is a basket case – independence is over. No, wait. It proves the opposite – we need...

Brexit-inspired crisis may demand a break from ‘normal’ politics

Commentary: Derek Bateman The time is coming when normal politics may have to be put on hold in the national interest. Yes, just like wartime....

Promising the past: why Corbyn needs a new policy on Europe

Analysis by Christopher Silver At a certain point, Brexit will have to be implemented. However, its unprecedented nature makes any clear reckoning of the outcome impossible. Brexit...

To look beyond Brexit, we have to liberate Scotland’s creativity

Commentary by Christopher Silver This weekend, cinemagoers across the U.K and all over the planet will head out in droves to see Christopher Nolan's much...

A year on, May urged to be humble and listen to...

Report by Patience Magill A year into her calamitous Premiership, Theresa May has been urged by the Scottish National Party to put her warm words...

Brexit – At last, the government’s brilliant hand is revealed!

Citizen Cuddis gets to the nub of those Brexit talks. As Peter O’Sullevan often said, 'They're off!' Brexit negotiations started last week and the stakes...

A renewed search for Yes amidst the debris of Brexit

Commentary by Christopher Silver On the morning of June 24 last year, when the UK decided to leave the European Union, there was little comfort...