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When Scotland becomes a foreign country, what then?

And – this is where I apologise, because I keep saying this – while our shared ties would persist (for a time), there is no denying the fundamental core of what independence means.

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They're Not So Little...

I noticed something lately…and it’s kind of strange. I have been able to pee alone for a little while now. I mean, someone may be on the other side of the door, but I can LOCK IT…and I am not worried about imminent danger for my children. 477 more words

Animals & Autism

I’ve long wondered how, or even if, Ben would connect with animals.  There is a great deal of research which supports the idea that children with autism benefit greatly from having therapy animals, particularly dogs, as part of their service team.  747 more words

One of my older articles from The Japan Times - hence US Anglais

Scots have nothing to lose going the ‘indy’ route

Scotland is financially stronger than the United Kingdom as a whole and its people desire a government very different from the one sitting at the Westminster Parliament, London. 808 more words

Bannockburns - First of the Bannockburn 700 lectures at the Smith

At 12 noon on Thursday 1 May, poet Robert Crawford will speak in the Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum on Bannockburns: Scottish Independence and Literary Imagination, 1314 – 2014, which is the subject of his latest book. 187 more words


Petition - Do not make us relive history - save the independence of the CMC

The Law and Justice Intitute has launched a campaign calling on the Queensland Government to guarantee that the Crime and Misconduct Commission will remain a strong, well-resourced and truly independent organisation. 83 more words