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Articles and commentary regarding the issue of Independence for Scotland, as well as other topics of Scottish interest.
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Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?

Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks? | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks? You strut like a world power and have a navy with a huge aircraft carrier and no planes to land on it. We laugh at you with the rest of the world, but at the same time we remember that a quarter of our population lives in poverty; and all you can promise us if we vote for you is more poverty for this rich country of Scotland.

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Why are the No campaign saying different things north and south of the border? | Yes Scotland

Why are the No campaign saying different things north and south of the border? | Yes Scotland | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

"Westminster’s privatisation of England’s health service could see NHS England effectively broken up within a decade, according to Labour in England, with the prospect of patient charges replacing public funds. And funding is already being squeezed as the Westminster government shrinks the public sector, according to Labour in Wales."

"We need a Yes to protect public services from damaging Westminster cuts."

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I envy the Scots. If only we English could also shake up our democracy

I envy the Scots. If only we English could also shake up our democracy | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Suzanne Moore: First thoughts: With its independence vote Scotland is able to ask big questions about its destiny. I have no idea what that feels like
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"The best debates about Scottish independence have asked big questions and often there are no easy answers. There is a truthfulness in that. Imagine if England could ask the same questions of itself instead of assuming that all was settled long ago. Imagine if we could do this without ceding to Ukip-style regression.

Scotland will do whatever it does. As I watch from afar, I can’t help thinking for us English, chance would be a fine thing." - Time to take our chance, time for a YES vote.

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Alex Salmond 'Wins' Second Scottish Independence Debate Against Alistair Darling (VIDEO)

Alex Salmond 'Wins' Second Scottish Independence Debate Against Alistair Darling (VIDEO) | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond's victory in last night's debate on Scottish independence will "raise the hearts" of Yes campaigners but it "remains to be seen" whether it will inject momentum into the campaign, an expert has said.

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More than ever, time for a YES vote.

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Ex-Labour minister backs Yes vote

Ex-Labour minister backs Yes vote | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
A former Labour minister has declared his support for a Yes vote in Scotland's independence referendum.

Via Peter A Bell
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Tweet from @YesScotland

Tweet from @YesScotland | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Independence guarantees the security of having control of Scotland's vast wealth and resources. #indyref #VoteYes http://t.co/pdUXdmxexB
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‘Can we afford not to vote ‘yes’ to Scotland’s independence?’

‘Can we afford not to vote ‘yes’ to Scotland’s independence?’ | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
The UK economy is heading towards massive inequality on a historic scale and towards intensification of poverty and social deprivation, meaning Scotland needs independence, co-founder of a Radical Independence Campaign Jonathon Shafi told RT.
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SCOT goes POP!: SNP win the European elections - and the big losers are blundering Peter Kellner, and the BBC results programme

SCOT goes POP!: SNP win the European elections - and the big losers are blundering Peter Kellner, and the BBC results programme | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
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Oil fund possible from independence Day-One, Scottish Government says

Oil fund possible from independence Day-One, Scottish Government says | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

"Scotland will be able to contribute to an oil fund from the first day of independence, the Scottish Government has said.

This week will see the publication of figures showing the relative strength of Scotland's public finances over the past five years, and an updated forecast of an independent Scotland's public finances in 2016/17 extending these projections forward."

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Some Random Pics

Some Random Pics | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
A wee go at some creativity… no rantings or ramblings, just some pics.  :)                                                     … Continue reading →
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Tommy Sheridan On Scottish Independence

Tommy Sheridan speaks on Scottish Independence at Cardonald on 15/05/2014.

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In pictures: Beginner's guide to Scottish history by author Allan Burnett - Scotland Now

In pictures: Beginner's guide to Scottish history by author Allan Burnett - Scotland Now | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Scotland Now In pictures: Beginner's guide to Scottish history by author Allan Burnett Scotland Now BEST-SELLING author, historian and performer Allan Burnett takes a look at 2014's big events and their place in Scottish history with an exclusive...
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You should watch this now

You should watch this now | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

If you've ever been ill, or might ever get ill, or know anyone who might ever get ill. "In five years England will not have an NHS as you understand it, and if we vote No, in ten years neither will...

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Independence, Yes. But Not Just For Scotland: Russell Brand The Trews (E132) - YouTube

Independence, Yes. But Not Just For Scotland: Russell Brand The Trews (E132) - YouTube | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Russell Brand The Trews (E132). Reaction to the second TV debate between Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling as they clashed over Scottish independence three w...
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Craig Murray, former UK ambassador to Uzbekistan - YouTube

Craig Murray, former UK ambassador to Uzbekistan, tells us why he is YES and reveals some horrendous truths about the UK/Westminster establishment. Seriously...
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Common Weal - What is Common Weal?

Common Weal - What is Common Weal? | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
What is Common Weal : HOW DID IT BEGIN In early 2013, the timeliness of the independence referendum led us to think about what Scotland could
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So many ideas for a better fairer society, are you YES yet?

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Scottish Independence debate: Salmond victory sees Yahoo readers back 'yes' campaign

Scottish Independence debate: Salmond victory sees Yahoo readers back 'yes' campaign | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
The SNP leader came out on top in a fiery debate with Better Together leader Alistair Darling, despite the pair shouting over each other at times during tense exchanges
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More than ever, time for a YES vote.

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Yes Labour supporters challenge Ed Miliband to independence debate | Yes Scotland

Yes Labour supporters challenge Ed Miliband to independence debate | Yes Scotland | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

"Labour leader Ed Miliband has been challenged to a Scottish referendum debate in advance of his visit north of the Border today.
It comes from the growing band of Labour members who are backing a Yes vote on September 18 in defiance of their Westminster-based leader."

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Most North Sea oil workers want independent Scotland, survey finds

Most North Sea oil workers want independent Scotland, survey finds | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
A survey by recruitment website Oil and Gas People found that 64% plan to vote Yes in September.
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Independence referendum: Nicola Sturgeon urges females to vote ‘Yes’

Independence referendum: Nicola Sturgeon urges females to vote ‘Yes’ | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

THE Deputy First Minister told a group of women that voting Yes promised more for them than staying in the union.

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The lies you get

The lies you get | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Having spent the last few months pleading poverty and pitiful-underdog status, "Better Together" this week appeared to have suddenly remembered that £500,000 cheque it got ages ago from Tory oil ty...
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Media Wars « - Bella Caledonia

Media Wars « - Bella Caledonia | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

The ‘slow death of proper journalistic inquiry into many aspects of Scottish life’ of which Ian Jack complains is something many of us have been watching for the past few decades. That’s nothing new. But now we have tools to democratise information media, and that’s what we’re going to do.

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Peter A Bell: The Cybernat Diversion

Peter A Bell: The Cybernat Diversion | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it

"The days when Better Together could take victory for granted are a fading memory. The anti-independence campaign's early assumption that it need do no more than flaunt its lead in the polls and mock the chances of a Yes vote look pretty ridiculous now. But the truth is that, in the beginning, that was all they had. Project Fear was cobbled together later and with it the scare mongering script that has been repeated ever since."

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Scottish isle hails as first 100 percent self-sustaining place on Earth ...

Scottish isle hails as first 100 percent self-sustaining place on Earth ... | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Scottish isle hails as first 100 percent self-sustaining place on Earth.
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4 Ways COSMOS Predicts Our Civilization May Die – Nat Geo TV ...

4 Ways COSMOS Predicts Our Civilization May Die – Nat Geo TV ... | Independence for Scotland, It's Coming Soon! | Scoop.it
Every week, COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey celebrates Earth's abundant forms of life, from the birth of living organisms to humans' existence today. But in tonight's episode, it looks at how our civilization may die.
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