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

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The Staggers
02 April 2012
Over the course of the last few months, a number of high profile figures in Scottish and British public life have...
The Staggers
25 March 2012
New leader speaks.
The Staggers
15 March 2012
One of the most effective criticisms supporters of the Union make of the SNP is that it offers only a vague or...
The Staggers
06 March 2012
Readers in other parts of the UK may not be all that familiar with Patrick Harvie, co-convener of the Scottish Green...
The Staggers
24 February 2012
During his trip to Edinburgh last week, David Cameron rather unexpectedly announced that he supported an increase in...
The Staggers
09 February 2012
On Monday, Alex Salmond became the latest in a long line of British politicians to deliver a toe-curling tribute to the...
The Staggers
27 January 2012
Next week, Tommy Sheridan - socialist, former parliamentarian, convicted perjurer - will be released from the minimum...
The Staggers
25 January 2012
Earlier this afternoon, amid considerable domestic and international media excitement, the Scottish Government...
The Staggers
18 January 2012
In an interview published in the Observer last week, former Chancellor Alistair Darling warned of the "profound...
The Staggers
09 January 2012
In an interview on the Andrew Marr Show yesterday, David Cameron revealed that he was planning to bring forward...
The Staggers
18 December 2011
Identity crisis
The Staggers
25 November 2011
When Wendy Alexander, former leader of the Labour Party in Scotland and sister of shadow foreign secretary Douglas,...
The Staggers
13 November 2011
According to recent reports, David Cameron is again exploring the possibility of staging a pre-emptive, Westminster-led...
The Staggers
06 November 2011
Enough of the myth
The Staggers
21 October 2011
Clause IV moment?

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