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40 reasons to support Scottish independence: reason 16: the flotilla effect ... - Open Democracy

40 reasons to support Scottish independence: reason 16: the flotilla effect ... - Open Democracy | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“40 reasons to support Scottish independence: reason 16: the flotilla effect ... Open Democracy Small European countries tend to be more prosperous than big ones.”
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Sunday Herald becomes first paper to declare yes to independence

Sunday Herald becomes first paper to declare yes to independence | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“After months of supportive coverage of the independence campaign, the Glasgow-based Sunday Herald has declared itself in favour of a yes vote, months before the 18 September referendum (Sunday Herald becomes first paper to declare yes to independence...”
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Call for health checks for construction apprentices - BBC News

Call for health checks for construction apprentices - BBC News | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Courier Call for health checks for construction apprentices BBC News Tackling work-related ill health among construction apprentices could save the Scottish economy more than £30m over the next decade, new figures suggest.”
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Faculty Of Advocates Voices Concern Over Courts Reform Bill

Faculty Of Advocates Voices Concern Over Courts Reform Bill | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Faculty of Advocates believes that the public should show support for the Scottish justice system in the same way it supports the sectors of education and (Faculty Of Advocates Voices Concern Over Courts Reform Bill -”
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Courts Reform Bill will be a gift to the insurance industry. Equality of Arms is a must.
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“Justice Scotland close scrutiny required judicial review effective accessible light of Courts (Reform) Scotland Bill http://t.co/bEDhxC72j6”;
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Shame on you Scottish Labour

Shame on you Scottish Labour | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“This list is arranged by child poverty levels. Any MP’s name that appears voted for the benefits cap and is a Labour MP. Glasgow North East 43% Willie Bain Glasgow Central 37% Anas Sarwar G...”
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Tweet from @VisitBritain

Tweet from @VisitBritain | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“#OnThisDay 1306 Robert the Bruce was crowned King of Scotland http://t.co/oy8ZkQCVYa”;
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SNP calls on pro-independence Scottish Lib Dems to make voices heard at conference

SNP calls on pro-independence Scottish Lib Dems to make voices heard at conference | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish (SNP calls on pro-independence Scottish Lib Dems to make voices heard at conference”
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Independence could strip Scotland of UK game tax breaks - VG247

Independence could strip Scotland of UK game tax breaks - VG247 | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Metro Independence could strip Scotland of UK game tax breaks VG247 The referendum will see Scotland vote for or against independence from the UK, and if the vote passes as a 'yes,' the nation will gain control of its own tax affairs.”
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Tweet from @NHEkhimena

Tweet from @NHEkhimena | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“RT @NHEkhimena: Long live Scotland free!! Visca Catalunya lliure! Gora Nabarra libre! http://t.co/CzO0qsG2PZ”;
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Scottish independence debate amps up

“In just over six months, Scotland will vote on separating from the rest of Great Britain. On Tuesday, Scotland's first minister Alex Salmond will once again ...”
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It always thrills me to hear Scotland described as a region of the UK. also so good to hear that two shared cultural ties include "The Queen" and "Last Night of the Proms" - my mates are forever reminding me of those particular ties.
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Alex Salmond 'buying' referendum victory with lottery winners' £1m - Telegraph.co.uk

Alex Salmond 'buying' referendum victory with lottery winners' £1m - Telegraph.co.uk | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Telegraph.co.uk Alex Salmond 'buying' referendum victory with lottery winners' £1m Telegraph.co.uk Alex Salmond has been accused of attempting to buy victory in the independence referendum after new evidence emerged of the widening gulf in finances...”
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Whatever the result of Scotland's referendum, nothing will be the same - The Guardian

Whatever the result of Scotland's referendum, nothing will be the same - The Guardian | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Whatever the result of Scotland's referendum, nothing will be the same The Guardian Tunnelling through the sudden avalanche of coverage of the Scottish independence referendum, you could be forgiven for thinking that the prospects for...”
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Three books on Scottish independence reviewed - Scotsman

Three books on Scottish independence reviewed - Scotsman | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Scotsman Three books on Scottish independence reviewed Scotsman With the polls still showing an (albeit narrowing) lead for Better Together, it is tempting to paraphrase that line in a review of the latest crop of books on Scottish independence.”
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Merks and bawbees: Scotland looks at its currency choices ahead of ... - The Independent

Merks and bawbees: Scotland looks at its currency choices ahead of ... - The Independent | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Independent Merks and bawbees: Scotland looks at its currency choices ahead of ...”
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Overseas sales from Scotland's oil and gas supply chain increase by 22%, new ... - Scottish Daily Record

Overseas sales from Scotland's oil and gas supply chain increase by 22%, new ... - Scottish Daily Record | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“BBC News Overseas sales from Scotland's oil and gas supply chain increase by 22%, new ...”
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Labour MP admits 'vandalism' was in fact stickers

Labour MP admits 'vandalism' was in fact stickers | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish (Labour MP admits 'vandalism' was in fact stickers http://t.co/NX1E6tc0Rq...”;
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Independent Scotland 'may keep pound' to ensure stability - The Guardian

Independent Scotland 'may keep pound' to ensure stability - The Guardian | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Independent Scotland 'may keep pound' to ensure stability The Guardian A currency union will eventually be agreed between an independent Scotland and the remainder of the UK to ensure fiscal and economic stability on both sides of the...”
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Scottish financiers back independence as means of staying in EU | Reuters

Scottish financiers back independence as means of staying in EU | Reuters | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“LONDON (Reuters) - A group of Scottish financiers came out in support of independence on Thursday to counter a flood of warnings over Scotland going it alone, cautioning that staying within the United (Scottish financiers back independence as means...”
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Scottish Independence: Influential Scot Financiers Rally for UK Exit - International Business Times UK

Scottish Independence: Influential Scot Financiers Rally for UK Exit - International Business Times UK | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“International Business Times UK Scottish Independence: Influential Scot Financiers Rally for UK Exit International Business Times UK In a letter to a newspaper, the Royal Bank of Scotland's (RBS) former boss and chairman of Toscafund, George...”
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'Record year' for green energy

'Record year' for green energy | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Scotland generated a record amount of electricity from green energy sources last year, according to new figures.”
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Scotland 'could vote for independence unless pro-UK campaign improves' - The Guardian

Scotland 'could vote for independence unless pro-UK campaign improves' - The Guardian | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Scotland 'could vote for independence unless pro-UK campaign improves' The Guardian Willie Rennie, the leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats, has said there is a "distinct possibility" that Scotland could vote for independence...”
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Nicola Sturgeon: 'Win over women and we'll win the referendum' - Telegraph

Nicola Sturgeon: 'Win over women and we'll win the referendum' - Telegraph | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Deputy First Minister puts independence gender gap back in the spotlight as new poll shows just one in four women back Scottish separation ("Nicola Sturgeon: 'Win over women and we'll win the referendum'" http://t.co/NmOlEE4rVg...”;
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Scottish anxieties on independence revealed in poll - The Guardian

Scottish anxieties on independence revealed in poll - The Guardian | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Scottish anxieties on independence revealed in poll The Guardian The Scots are more anxious than the English and Welsh about the effect of independence on the United Kingdom as a whole, and also worry about Scotland in particular.”
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Socialist Party uses opposition to bedroom tax to promote Scottish nationalism - World Socialist Web Site

Socialist Party uses opposition to bedroom tax to promote Scottish nationalism - World Socialist Web Site | Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
“Socialist Party uses opposition to bedroom tax to promote Scottish nationalism World Socialist Web Site As the World Socialist Web Site reported at the time, the £15 million in additional funding made available by the SNP to cover the costs for all...”
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