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Of Legislation, Governance and Society.

Well, there we have it. The 1st May has come and gone, and frankly I am struggling to come to terms with the rapid progression into this year. 2,515 more words

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Scottish Elections: Leaders Debate Reaction

On Sunday night the five leaders of the main Scottish political parties gathered in Hopetoun House on the banks of the River Forth to put their case to the Scottish people in the last televised leaders debate. 1,044 more words
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Sturgeon must accept the will of the people

At 10 PM on Saturday it will be the first anniversary of that exit poll. The one that revealed that far from being the deadlocked Parliament that everyone was predicting, the 2015 UK General Election would see the Conservative Party easily defeat Labour by 316 seats to 239. 841 more words

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Springtime for Jeremy

By Saul Freeman

It’s been a foul week. Another week when UK Jews (and our real friends/comrades) have to endure the spectacle of the lid being lifted on a broiling mess of hate that of course we have been aware of for some time. 1,686 more words

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Rosekiller.

Evening. Here’s a nice little assertion to ease you into the week: the Labour party is dead, long live its values.

No party is inherently “nice” or “nasty,” however much its proponents or opponents may paint it as such. 894 more words

Federalism Is Not A Dirty Word Simply Because It Is Associated With The EU

If political and social cohesion is fraying even in the United States, where citizens share a strong common American bond, what chance is there for successful European government? 1,302 more words

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