Post Tagged with: "Independence"

Why Scotland MUST Vote NO.

September 18, 2014 1:06 pm4 comments
Why Scotland MUST Vote NO.

To vote Yes is to end the most successful 307 year union of countries that ever existed.  There has never been a country who devolved into independence that was successful because of its independence. Even Norway, who most Yes voters use as their example, went through an extreme depression after […]

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Experts: intense Scottish referendum debate already changed country’s future

September 14, 2014 12:42 pm0 comments
Experts: intense Scottish referendum debate already changed country’s future

Alex Salmond, Prime Minister of Scotland and the leader of the country’s National Party who advocates the state’s independence from the United Kingdom, supposedly defeated his opponent Alistair Darling, former British minister and the leader of “Better Together” movement, in a debate on the oncoming referendum on Scottish independence. Alex Salmond […]

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‘Girls’ Hits Close to Home

February 10, 2013 12:30 pm2 comments
‘Girls’ Hits Close to Home

Something horrible happened to me last night. At a civilised Melbourne restaurant, over a plate of barramundi, my beloved father cut me off. That was it. In a quick conversation, the money well ran dry and I was left thirsty, alone and poor. I haven’t been a chronic leech. I […]

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Me, Myself & I – Alienated, Isolated & Liberated

September 27, 2012 1:15 pm2 comments
Me, Myself & I – Alienated, Isolated & Liberated

What do you see, when you look at me? At times, people only see a chair with four wheels. Wheels that I use in replacement for my legs. So, if you think about it, I’m just like you. The only distinction is we walk differently. This is the story of […]

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Salmond Fishing in the UK?

March 20, 2012 9:50 am4 comments
Salmond Fishing in the UK?

“In the Year of our Lord 1314, patriots of Scotland – starving and outnumbered – charged the fields of Bannockburn. They fought like warrior poets; they fought like Scotsmen, and won their freedom.” So ended Braveheart which provoked strong reactions worldwide, not least because it starred an Australian as one […]

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