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Scotland

27 June 2018

The problem with Scotland’s war on smoking

SNP plans for a ‘tobacco-free’ nation smack of petty authoritarianism.

1 May 2018

10 reasons minimum pricing sucks

Let’s stand up to this regressive sin tax.

16 March 2018

Scottish football fans have been criminalised

And yet some Scottish politicians have the gall to play victim.

16 October 2017

Scotland, like the rest of Britain, needs creative destruction

To revive the economy, we must let zombie companies die.

4 October 2017

Ruth Davidson: poster girl of the flimsy new politics

The media love for her sums up how hollow politics has become.

27 March 2017

The Brexiteer case against Scottish independence

Brexit expands democracy, Scottish nationalism shrinks it

23 March 2017

The SNP isn’t interested in independence

Scottish nationalism is more about therapy than democracy.

14 March 2017

Indyref2: making Scotland a weapon against democracy

Sturgeon and her allies will do anything to block the will of the demos.