The Wealth of the Nation: Scotland, Culture and the Nation

The Wealth of the Nation: Scotland, Culture and the Nation

THE WEALTH OF THE NATION: SCOTLAND, CULTURE AND INDEPENDENCE by Cairns Craig, Edinburgh University Press (2018) Cairns Craig is a leading scholar in Scottish and modernist literature. He has been Professor of Irish and Scottish Studies at the University of Aberdeen since 2005. Before that, he taught at the University...

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A Golden Dawn at the Spectator

A Golden Dawn at the Spectator

As the right and the far-right enjoy a Brexit mind-meld it’s causing for some problems for the BBC’s highest people. Steve Peers analyses the crisis at The Spectator … Thread by @StevePeers: “1/ In principle, I agree there’s an obvious distinction between publishing something and agreeing with it. After all,...

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Relentless SNP pressure forces Tories into U-turn on two-child benefit cap

Relentless SNP pressure forces Tories into U-turn on two-child benefit cap

Amber Rudd has reversed the extension of the two-child benefit cap, as a result of consistent pressure from SNP MPs to right this wrong. However, it doesn’t go far enough: the policy is fundamentally flawed, and should be scrapped altogether.
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