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There's a lot of good Independence debate stuff out there on the interweb but it's difficult to find the positive case amongst all the dross, so I decided to put the things I've enjoyed and found interesting or useful in one place. Read your socks off.
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Ian Smart is a liar

Ian Smart is a liar | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
So, this again: "The Party intellectual knows in which direction his memories must be altered; he therefore knows that he is playing tricks with reality; but by the exercise of doublethink he also ...
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Successor Submarine programme branded 'obscene' and 'immoral' | Scotland | STV News

Britain's future nuclear deterrent, the Successor Submarine, has been slammed as "obscene" and "immoral" by Angus Robertson MP.
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The Shetland Card

The Shetland Card | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
By George RosieFor the last couple of years the Liberal MSPs Tavish Scott (Shetland) and Liam McArthur (Orkney) plus the Tory relic Malcolm Sinclair (Earl of Caithness) have been sounding off about...
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You paid £64 billion of interest on debt Scotland didn't need

You paid £64 billion of interest on debt Scotland didn't need | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
You paid £64 billion of interest on debt that Scotland didn't need and wasn't told about. In the way they are reporting the independence referendum some in the press are failing both the people of Scotland and the very reputation of journalism.
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The status quo

The status quo | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
In the light of this week's dire warnings in the media that a Yes vote would mean supermarket prices becoming more expensive in Scotland than the rest of the UK (and the near-total absence of repor...
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Scottish independence: Business rates to be capped

Scottish independence: Business rates to be capped | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Business rates are being capped in Scotland to help deliver a “competitive advantage” over the rest of the UK, finance secretary John Swinney told MSPs yesterday.
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Banking on ignorance

Banking on ignorance | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
An often used argument against the creation of an independent Scotland is that the financial crisis of 2007/8 would have crippled Scotland. More specifically, the cost of bailing out both the Royal...
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Labour attacks council tax freeze weeks after expressing support

Labour attacks council tax freeze weeks after expressing support | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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A Supermarket Price War – Independence Style

A Supermarket Price War – Independence Style | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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""So they've managed it again. The pro-Union media have promoted a bare faced lie and gotten away with it."

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'A pound spent in Croydon is far more of value to the country than a pound spent in Strathclyde'

'A pound spent in Croydon is far more of value to the country than a pound spent in Strathclyde' | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Follow updates from me on Facebook; https://www.facebook.com/pages/FMQ-Unofficial-2/394701147304922?ref=hl Credit to the The Huffington Post UK | By Chris Wi...
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Mike Vass: Education Should Be At The Heart Of An Independent Scotland | National Collective

Mike Vass: Education Should Be At The Heart Of An Independent Scotland | National Collective | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
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Ten things to tell your friends about an independent Scotland

Yes Scotland is a grassroots campaign. This video gives the arguments in favour of an independent Scotland for our supporters to share in their communities. ...
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Exclusive - Trust finds BBC Scotland guilty of breaking guidelines over EU indy story

Exclusive - Trust finds BBC Scotland guilty of breaking guidelines over EU indy story | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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The Scottish independence referendum need not include the rest of the UK, even though they are affected

The Scottish independence referendum need not include the rest of the UK, even though they are affected | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Scotland's decision in the upcoming independence referendum will have serious  implications for the whole UK. It has been argued that all UK citizens outside Scotland should therefore be entitled t...
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Scots reject Catalonia contest

Scots reject Catalonia contest | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
The Scottish Football Association has turned down an approach to play an unofficial international against Catalonia at the end of this month, according to the Spanish region's FA.
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Mark Bevan: A positive stand for human rights

Mark Bevan: A positive stand for human rights | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
It’s not economic or political factors that will persuade me Scotland would be better off alone, writes Mark Bevan
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The Newsnet Scotland Independence Discussion

The Newsnet Scotland Independence Discussion | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
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National identity and party affiliation are set to play a key role in the Scottish referendum, whose result is more uncertain than opinion polls suggest

National identity and party affiliation are set to play a key role in the Scottish referendum, whose result is more uncertain than opinion polls suggest | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
‘DevoMax’ will not be an option on the ballot paper in the Scottish Independence Referendum next year even though it is more popular among the electorate than independence. Arno van der Zwet and Cr...
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Asda will not take sides in Yes or No debate

Asda will not take sides in Yes or No debate | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
THE boss of Asda has dismissed claims the supermarket giant is taking sides in the independence debate.
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Scottish independence: Gray’s ‘controversial’ book

Scottish independence: Gray’s ‘controversial’ book | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
THE publishers of a new book on the prospect of independence by Alasdair Gray, one of Scotland’s most outspoken artists, have pledged it will be “guaranteed to generate controversy” next summer.
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SCOT goes POP!: Alex Massie unwittingly pinpoints yet another excellent reason to vote for independence

SCOT goes POP!: Alex Massie unwittingly pinpoints yet another excellent reason to vote for independence | IndyrefNews | Scoop.it
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Kirstein Rummery: Would an Independent Scotland be a Fairer Nation? > Scottish Constitutional Futures Forum

Would the vision of an independent Scotland as described in the White Paper Scotland’s Future be a fairer nation? The White Paper sets out s...
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