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The BBC, English Identity & Scottish Independence

Since the SNP’s various victories in the elections on 5th May of this year, the topic has never really been out of the news. In one way or the other – whether falsified ‘statistics’ or exaggerated hyperbole – the notion … Continue reading

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The Royal Navy and the Loss of Perspective

This week, revelations about the scale of cuts to the Royal Navy have emerged. As feared, ‘swingeing’ is quite an apropos epithet. Our Navy, the oldest extant Navy of all the European powers, stands on the verge of being reduced … Continue reading

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