Tag Archives: Scottish Independence

Has Salmond peaked too early?

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New polling shows the No camp firmly back in the lead.

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Better Together’s panicked response plays into Alex Salmond’s hands

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A combination of a despised ConDem Government in Westminster and a Labour Leader who has failed to connect with the party’s Scottish grassroots points very clearly to today’s visit being a waste of time.

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5 things the Better Together campaign has got wrong

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As we approach the apogee of the independence debate, I’ve looked at five mistakes I think the Better Together campaign has made.

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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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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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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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Labour outlines progressive vision for the Union

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Scotland can be part of a progressive union, Miliband will say today.

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Better Together campaign sees surge in support

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Campaigners for Scotland becoming an independent country have been dealt a polling blow.

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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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