SCOTTISH REVIEW IS NOT TO BE MISSED TODAY

Cartoon in today’s Scottish Review by Bob Smith. Lots of other interesting articles, news, comments and reflections here:  https://www.scottishreview.net/BobSmith518a.html?utm_source=Sign-Up.to&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=8427-398379-The+two+fronts+of+Covid-19 And there is one too on The Dumbarton Democrat’s ongoing battle over Press freedom with the SNP. … More SCOTTISH REVIEW IS NOT TO BE MISSED TODAY

UNIONISTS AND LOYALISTS MUST NOT BE COERCED

The former taoiseach said that while a Border poll is inevitable, the outcome of that vote would be based on “the case that’s made” following qualitative and analytic work. He said if a poll was taken today it would not pass due to financial issues and also because “people are not prepared anymore to see coercion of unionists or loyalists into a united Ireland until there’s a comfort zone established where people see that everyone could work together”. … More UNIONISTS AND LOYALISTS MUST NOT BE COERCED

LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS LECTURES IN FEBRUARY

LRB Winter Lectures 2020 Is it OK to have children? Lectures & discussions / Research event / 14 Feb 2020 Book LRB Winter Lectures 2020: Meehan Crist | Is it OK to have children? Event information 14 Feb 2020 18.30 – 19.45 BP Lecture Theatre British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG Price £12 £10 (Members) £10 … More LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS LECTURES IN FEBRUARY

BOOKS: TRYING TO STAY AWAKE …

The alarm clock is on all-terrain wheels. If you don’t immediately turn it off, it rolls off your bedside table and cruises around the bedroom beeping and flashing until there’s nothing for it but to get out of bed and chase it. Or there’s the airborne alarm clock which takes off from its base and flies around the room making a noise like an infuriated mosquito. … More BOOKS: TRYING TO STAY AWAKE …