Chris Deerin is the New Statesman's contributing editor (Scotland).
The Scottish Tory leader’s frank and moving confession of self-harm and depression shows her determination to “be the change”.
The Scottish First Minister has more in common with Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson than Jeremy Corbyn.
The former leader’s resignation from the party over sexual harassment allegations pits his supporters against Nicola Sturgeon’s.
After a slew controveries, the former first minister is now confronted by the gravest charge yet: allegations of sexual assault.
A recent poll suggested that Labour is on course to lose all of its Scottish MPs but one.
The US president offends the nation's progressive and liberal self-image.
Gareth Southgate has created a squad that is both modest and talented - even the Scots can't deny that.
Compared to the shambles in Westminster, the SNP government is a hive of industriousness. But to stay in power, it cannot afford any complacency.
You don’t have to back Scottish independence to appreciate today’s SNP as an emblem of decency, progressiveness and social conscience.
Any stunt by the SNP is exceeded by the daily antics of Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg.