Tag Archives: Alex Salmond

Up close, Scottish nationalism looks a lot like other nationalisms

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Nationalism has many potential outcomes, but they are all based on a concern for ‘our people’ not ‘the people’.

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Will the last person to leave Scotland please turn out the lights

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17 per cent of adults say they would consider leaving Scotland if it opted for independence.

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Plaid Cymru leader snubs ‘neo-liberal’ SNP to speak at Radical Independence Scotland rally

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The leader of Plaid Cymru has snubbed the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) by deciding to speak at a rally organised by a group that is openly critical of SNP policies.

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Yes Scotland’s NHS scares and lies strategy

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The Yes campaign has borrowed one of New Labour’s best tricks, and not in a good way.

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Cameron has played into the SNP’s hands

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In creating a team to try and secure a Tory victory in 2015, David Cameron may have tipped the balance in the debate on Scotland’s future – and not in the way he wants.

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North Sea tax assessment casts further doubt over independence plans

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The SNP’s dreams of a booming independent Scotland based on North Sea oil have been dealt a hammer blow.

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Unionists have reason to be cheery

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Alex Salmond’s dream of an independent Scotland could be slipping through his fingers.

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Better Together is finally getting its act together

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The news that the main opposition parties at Holyrood will issue a declaration on extra powers for the Scottish parliament should be viewed as another sign that Better Together has got its act together.

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The Scottish referendum debate is doing the public an injustice

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Describing Scotland as being ‘captive’ or ‘oppressed’ is patronising and insulting to the entire country.

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It’s time for Salmond to act on cybernats

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Alex Salmond needs to address the growth of aggressive cybernats.

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