General Interest

Helping
Analysis
Julie McAnulty

There is No Alliance

We at ISP are still asked by some well meaning people online about why we don’t simply pack up and “work with” AFI, the Action

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Julie McAnulty Court
Analysis
Colette Walker

ISP Candidates Announced

By Kirsteen Paterson Scottish National A FORMER SNP councillor awarded a five-figure payout in a mud-slinging racism row is to stand against her former party in

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Dragon
Analysis
Andrew Bentley-Steed

Here Be Dragons

‘Extra territorium jus dicenti impune non paretur’ or, Here Be Dragons* For too long, the reporting of Scottish politics has been about personalities and currently,

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Samuel Johnson
Analysis
Matthew Wilson

Not the Union, but ideas

Sunday, 29th August 1773 “Mr Keith breakfasted with us. Dr Johnson expatiated rather too strongly upon the benefits derived to Scotland from the Union, and

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