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After the UK: Why is the UK dying?

As chosen by Twitter followers back in July, this short series – one article a week for the next six …


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A Welsh Constitution XII: Drafting a Welsh Bill of Rights

(Title Image: Mark Lostracci under Creative Commons Licence CC-BY-2.0) Last but not least in this series on the constitution and …


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After the UK: Why is the UK dying?

As chosen by Twitter followers back in July, this short series – one article a week for the next six …

Mythbusting Cardiff Bay

Five Steps to Independence

The Welsh Economy

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Wales’ Fiscal Future – Public Finances within the UK & Independence

(Title Image: Wales Governance Centre/Wales Fiscal Analysis) Earlier in March, Cardiff University’s Wales Governance Centre published Wales’ Fiscal Future – …

The Welsh Economy (XVI)….and Independence

The Welsh Economy XIV: Foundations & Revolutions

The Welsh Economy XIII: Employment & Skills

Elections Centre

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UK Election 2019: The Post-Mortem

Following last week’s UK General Election result, here’s a more in-depth look at how things went in Wales and what …

UK Election 2019: The Results

UK Election 2019: The Key Welsh Seats

UK Election 2019 Manifestos: Greens & Minor Parties

UK Election 2019: ITV Debate


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Keeping the Faith III: Cults & Extremism

(Title Image: via colourbox) Religious and political extremism is a clear and specific national security threat (Defending Wales VII). Although …

IndyWales & Weapons of Mass Destruction

Defending Wales X: Service & Veterans

Defending Wales IX: Recruitment & Training

Defending Wales VIII: Civil Defence

Foreign Policy

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Could a Celtic Union work?

(Title Image: BhzSamTheRipper via Wikipedia under the GNU Free Documentation Licence) Towards the beginning of January, Plaid Cymru leader Adam …

Wales & The World X: What’s Wales For?

Wales & The World IX: Our Responsibilities

Wales & The World VIII: Treaties & Agreements

Wales & The World VII: Foreign Policy & Defence

Media & Communications

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The Welsh Media XII (c): Radio, Television & Independence

(Title Image: Aphex Twin via Youtube) Last but not least, here’s a look at some of the possible permutations regarding …

The Welsh Media X: Regulating the Welsh Media

The Welsh Media IX: What do other nations do?

Culture & Sport

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What major sporting events can Wales host?

(Title Image: Markos90 via Wikipedia under Creative Commons Licence BY-SA-4.0) Hosting major sporting events is a prime example of a …

IndyWales & Public Holidays

The Seven Deadly Sins of Modern Wales

IndyWales & The Football Exiles

Vice Nation: Gambling

Science & Technology

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IndyWales & The Census

(Title Image: Hull Daily Mail) Time for another look at a minor issue concerning independence – largely a follow-up to …

Independence Minutiae: Antarctica

Independence Minutiae: Human Tissues Act

Life, Ethics & Independence IX – Robots & Cyborgs

Environment & Natural Resources

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Climate Change: What will Wales be like in the 22nd Century?

As well as focusing on the short and medium-term challenges on how to achieve independence, those of us who support …

Independence Minutiae: The Geological Survey

Independence Minutiae: The Land Registry

Independence Minutiae: Circuses & Zoos

Independence Minutiae: The Crown Estate

Independence Minutiae: Weather Forecasting