Tag Archives: Independent Scotland

Better Together are in a crisis of their own making

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In its quest for middle England voters, Labour has for too long taken Scotland for granted.

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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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Obama’s shadow now looms long over Scotland

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The US President has provided a significant boost to the Better Together campaign.

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Scots want more information on independence

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Scots are hungry for more information on what independence would mean in practice.

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Why am I angry about Yes Scotland’s latest poster on child poverty? Let me show you

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The latest child poverty poster from YesScotland is an insult to every low income parent and child in Scotland.

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Former Salmond advisor casts doubt on currency union

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Alex Salmond’s plans for a currency union should Scotland vote for independence have suffered another setback.

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Farage challenges Salmond to EU debate

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Fresh from taking on Nick Clegg, Nigel Farage has called on Scottish first minister Alex Salmond to debate with him ahead of September’s referendum.

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Pressure mounts on Salmond for currency plan b

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New polling has found that a majority of people outside Scotland oppose the idea of a currency union.

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The fall-out from the carbon bubble bursting could devastate Scotland

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Scotland might become the ‘Saudi Arabia of renewables’, as Salmond has promised, but that will mean little unless we stop being the Scotland of oil.

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Could an independent Scotland really have a healthier credit rating than the UK?

Would Scotland really qualify for Standard & Poor’s “highest economic assessment”?

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