James Maxwell is a Scottish political journalist. He is based between Scotland and London.

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The Staggers
25 June 2014
The calls for a Scottish republic will grow measurably louder following a Yes vote.
Jamie Maxwell
11 June 2014
Still waiting for a vision.
Jamie Maxwell
05 June 2014
The party has a vested interest in convincing voters that the crisis is over.
Jamie Maxwell
28 May 2014
Who runs the No campaign and why are they trying to insult me?
The Staggers
21 May 2014
It's not anti-immigrant populism Scots are immune to, it's English nationalism.
The Staggers
15 May 2014
The nuclear weapons system is a red-line issue for the nationalist grassroots.
The Staggers
11 April 2014
Radicalism is the key to victory.
Politics
06 February 2014
Vince Cable became the latest UK government minister to warn (or imply, at any rate) that the financial crisis would...
Politics
28 November 2013
After more than a year of faltering starts, the Yes campaign has had a good week. Last Saturday, 1,100 left wing...
The Staggers
25 October 2013
Is the news from Dunfermline this morning another sign of Scottish Labour’s revival? Having managed to hold on to...
The Staggers
07 October 2013
There’s nothing Alex Salmond loves more than a rammy with the Secretary of State for Scotland. Since he first...
The Staggers
03 October 2013
Ed Miliband's conference speech may or may not turn out to be the game-changer his supporters hope, but there's...
The Staggers
18 September 2013
With a year to go until the referendum, it’s safe to say most Scots remain disengaged from the debate about their...
The Staggers
20 August 2013
The discovery of oil and gas in the North Sea in the late 1960s and early ‘70s had a transformative effect on...

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