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Scottish Nationalism and Catholicism

I have decided to write this article on the back of comments made on Twitter by pro-independence activists supporting  the closing of Catholic schools and the wider discussion sparked by Common Space editor Angela Haggerty’s response to those comments. The … Continue reading

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The Ulsterisation of Scottish Politics

    Comparisons to Northern Ireland always make some people uncomfortable. Whether it’s the rampant sectarianism, its murderous past or the area’s harsh accent it seems Scots don’t like being compared to our close neighbours. Yet we share not only … Continue reading

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