Scotland


A much older kind of identity politics

Ronnie Smith | 22 August 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: Clearances, identity politics, Romania, Scotland


Scotland, referendums and rugby union

Marcus Roberts | 10 March 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: independence referendum, rugby union, Scotland


“A vote for life and dignity, not for death”

Philippa Whitford | 12 September 2015 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted dying, assisted suicide, Scotland, United Kingdom


Scotland’s “no” vote befits a melancholy nationalism

Gerry Simpson | 19 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: nationalism, Scotland
An expatriate British Scot's prediction has proved correct, though it cost him some angst.


The implications of a “yes” vote for Scotland’s independence

George Friedman | 17 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: nation-state, nationalism, Scotland, Stratfor
Does separation foreshadow the break-up of the nation-state model?


Eugenics wasn’t always a dirty word

Calum MacKellar | 19 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, eugenics, Scotland
A Scottish bioethicist recalls famous Scots who wanted to create a better humanity.


Scotland’s spiritual scandal

Michael Cook | 09 March 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: BBC, Catholic Church, scandal, Scotland
Disheartened Catholics mustn't waste a good crisis after the disgrace of Cardinal Keith O'Brien.


Polish/Scottish Worries

Marcus Roberts | 29 November 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, fertility rate, healthcare, Poland, Scotland
Two more European countries are starting to fret about their demographic future.


Should 16-year-olds be able to vote?

Shawn Murphy | 02 November 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: democracy, franchise, Scotland, teenagers
Scotland's 16 and 17-year-olds will be casting their votes in a referendum on independence. Why not elsewhere?


Scotland - we have not forgotten you!

Marcus Roberts | 09 August 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, birth rates, population growth, Scotland
An update on the Scottish population.


“Let the people decide”

Carolyn Moynihan | 17 July 2012 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: referendum, same-sex marriage, Scotland


Six countries, six defeats

Peter Saunders | 08 February 2011 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Australia, Canada, France, Israel, Scotland, United States


Assisted suicide fails in Scotland’s parliament

Michael Cook | 02 December 2010 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, Scotland


Blow for assisted suicide campaign in Scottish Parliament

Michael Cook | 19 November 2010 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Scotland


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