Hard evidence: who are Scotland’s undecideds on independence?

By Jan Eichhorn, University of Edinburgh A lot of things have been said about those who have not made their minds up yet with regards...

Scottish voters aren’t shifting on independence referendum

The cost of independence might just determine the Scottish referendum. David Cheskin/PABy John Curtice, Strathclyde University The Scottish independence referendum campaign has now been raging...

Derek Bateman’s open letter on EU membership

Derek Bateman challenges that view that Scotland wouldn't have a seat at the European Top TableThe political blogger and former broadcaster, Derek Bateman, has...

CONSENSUS, COALITION AND CONSPIRACY

Do Coalitions produce better Government? This year’s UK party conference season has been concentrating minds on the next general election, even though it is two...

COMMENT – 12 MONTHS UNTIL THE REFERENDUM

We need a much better standard of debate about the issues12 months from today, people living in Scotland will go to the polls to...

REFLECTIONS ON INDEPENDENCE

The Independence Debate Continues The months when politicians take their summer break is often referred to as "the silly season". However, it is also time...

AUSTERITY – NOT EVEN HALF WAY THERE!

Centre for Public Policy for Regions - based at Glasgow University In a report that may sound like music to the ears of the “Yes”...

Questions about Independence?

Last week, the Caledonian Mercury published an article in which the entrepreneur, Tony Banks, explained why he had come out in favour of a...
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Video: Professor Mary Robinson on Human Rights

Courtesy of Edinburgh University Professor Mary Robinson has held a number of high offices. She was the President of Ireland from 1990 to 1997, then...

A Scot Campaigning for Obama

There are just a few hours left before Americans go to the polls. In the past few days, there have been reports of people...