Two weeks ago, the Better Nation blog published an article by Jeff Breslin which contained the following passage: Perhaps theRead more
The subject Originally uploaded by Simon Collison To what extent is Britain (or the British Isles) the same kind ofRead more
The newspapers have recently been full of stories about how an independent Scotland will try to move closer to Scandinavia.
I think it started with this article in The Independent, which was their mostly commented article for days.Read more
On a normal map it’s difficult to see how far north Scotland is compared to Scandinavia. To illustrate it better,Read more
I’ve blogged before about the fact that Scotland on its own has a very normal-sized population within an northern EuropeanRead more
Hytte med utstikt til Skiptvet Originally uploaded by Visit Oslofjord There’s an interesting article in The Herald describing how aRead more
When ordinary Scottish voters are asked whether they’d vote yes or no to Scottish independence, one frequent response is thatRead more