35 Years of a Crumbling Union…

I was looking at some opinion polling the other day and I got thinking about historical independence opinions within Scotland.

The earliest opinions I could see on it were a mixture of Independence versus devolution, independence versus the status quo and full blown independence versus the union. Continue reading

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Let’s Learn the Lessons Scotland!

If there are two things the ‘Yes movement’ can take away from the recent and continuing situation in Catalonia it is:

  1. Any western nation that has a separatist movement that has a strong possibility of voting for and declaring independence will likely be met with trouble, unless it’s on the terms of the over-arching state; and
  2. Any western nation that has a separatist movement must be organised before it has any chance of possibly voting for and declaring independence.

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Indyref2 must NOT turn out like the Catalonia Referendum?

I have had this debate on Twitter with many pro-independence people and pro-union people.  They both come up with different points of view, but both fail to understand the history of oppression that the British Government has inflicted upon ‘colonies’ wishing to become independent when the tide turns against their media propaganda and they push ahead with the vote regardless.

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