Scandinavia is often mentioned by people campaigning for Scottish independence (more frequently than Ireland, which really is a bit odd).Read more
Viking, a photo by airship on Flickr. The Economist this week has a special report about the Nordic Countries. IRead more
Scottish Thistle Coin 1602, a photo by Tropic~7 on Flickr. There was an extremely interesting blog posting on Wings overRead more
Shetland_dsc_0946 Originally uploaded by image_less_ordinary Tavish Scott and some of his unionist friends have been having fun recently suggesting thatRead more
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