• Great Repeal Bill may trigger 2nd Scottish Referendum

    CommonSpace columnist Mark McNaught says the Great Repeal Bill could be a big opportunity for the independence movement to make the case for - and win - a second referendum. IN retrospect, the 'Great' Repeal Bill (GRB) for Scots may turn out to be historically analogous to the 2010 Ruling of the Spa...


  • Scotland is not a country

    Almost two-thirds of voters in Scotland opted to remain in the EU, a democratic decision totally ignored by Westminster. And the SNP were elected on a mandate to deliver a second independence referendum, securing a Scottish majority at Westminster and at Holyrood to back this up. Westminster simply ...


  • Reasons against Scottish Independence

    'We cannae do it', is still the most common reason why people are against Scottish Independence. Unfortunately you cannot get further from the truth. In fact England would have major economic difficulties without Scotland and not vice-versa.


  • End political anarchy in the UK

    The only British politician to keep her head after the Brexit vote is Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon. Why not find a way to put her in charge of steering a path through the Euro mess?


  • Alex Salmond woefully unprepared

    At the last independence referendum, we were constantly vulnerable to criticism on monetary and economic grounds. We were woefully unprepared and Alex Salmond did not have the arguments together.


  • The U-turn that wasn’t

    Today Nicola Sturgeon spoke to the Scottish Parliament about her plans for another independence referendum. There had been rumours that she was going to shelve the referendum, even that it would be taken off the table like a plate of salmonella.


  • The false flag patriotism of the Tories

    This blog isn’t patriotic enough. It needs to be published with a red white and blue background and a rousing chorus of Rule Britannia ought to start automatically whenever you load the page. Andrea Leadsom said so. Asking questions about the negative consequences of Brexit means that you’re in caho...


  • Westminter's covert plan to block Indy websites Westminter's covert plan to block Indy websites

    Once again David Cameron and his Westminster government is using deception to try and fool the public. In the middle of last year he called for internet censorship in the UK under the pretence of protecting children from accessing legal pornography, but illegal child abuse sites are already blocked,...


  • Will Scotland be the next Norway? Will Scotland be the next Norway?

    The Scandinavian Model offers the kind of Personal Freedom with its guarantee of Social Progress. This is what it takes for Scotland to be the Next Norway!


  • Winners and Losers after Scottish Referendum

    55.3% of the voters do not want Scotland to become an Independent Nation. Scotland's referendum for Scottish Independence has passed and the votes have been counted. Who will be the winners and the losers after Scotland's Referendum?