Why has it taken so long for the Scottish radical, free-market right to join the cause of independence?
Largely unnoticed south of the border, the idea of Scottish independence is once more promising trouble for the union, and just in time to cast a pall over next year's 300th birthday party for...
Douglas Gordon is Scotland's Damien Hirst. The difference is, Hirst is loved by dealers and Gordon by galleries—he is the Zen master of conceptual Scotart
Devolution was meant to give Scotland the ability to solve its own problems. But since getting its own parliament, Scotland's dependency on England seems to have increased. A former Scots Tory...
In a secret gorge, I discover what I feared no longer existed—a pool full of leaping salmon
Michael Fry's conversion to Scottish independence is the greatest challenge to unionism I have seen in a long time
Andrew O'Hagan's fictional account of a wayward and dysfunctional priest is most striking for its discussion of the importance, and trap, of idealism
Will the recently established National Theatre of Scotland give rise to a new golden age of Scottish contemporary drama?
The rise, and possible fall, of the Edinburgh football club Heart of Midlothian is a morality tale of modern soccer. It is also a story about Scotland's relationship with the beautiful—and...
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