Tom Devine

Thursday 2 October 2014

THE full extent of Scotland's involvement in the 17th and 18th-century slave trade is today laid bare at a seminar in Glasgow - a city that benefited considerably from the trade.

Saturday 20 September 2014

A panel of experts including historian Tom Devine, academic Mona Siddiqui, singer/songwriter Karine Polwart and novelist William McIlvanney outline their views on the events of the last few days and what lies ahead...

Tuesday 16 September 2014

I NOTE that the three Westminster party leaders have now vowed publicly to give Scotland more powers if we vote No, with a somewhat cynical timetable laid out to include St Andrew's Day and Burns Night.

Saturday 13 September 2014

AS I write this, some three months after the seismic Yes vote for Scottish independence on September 18, intense negotiations between representatives of the two nations on the shape of the new sovereign state and the distribution of assets between England and Scotland are already under way.