Alistair Crighton


The UK is now a failed state

Why the SNP's unprecedented landslide victory means an end to Union.

Arts & Culture

Star Wars stereotypes: Not a force for good

After popular revolts oust a despotic regime, dark forces emerge to fill the political vacuum - how far-fetched is that?


A Caledonian utopia or a nation divided?

As Scots go to the polls, one exile offers a personal view on the struggle for Scotland's hearts and minds.