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Nationalist Leader in Scotland Wagers Career on Referendum - New York Times

Nationalist Leader in Scotland Wagers Career on Referendum - New York Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Herald Scotland Nationalist Leader in Scotland Wagers Career on Referendum New York Times His party, which surprisingly won an overall majority in the Scottish Parliament in 2011, made him the government's first minister and compelled him to press...
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Scotland would vote for independence in a second referendum, new poll

Scotland would vote for independence in a second referendum, new poll | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland would vote for independence if a second referendum on leaving the UK was held tomorrow, according to a new poll.
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Election Unspun: Code of silence for the Monklands McMafia

Election Unspun: Code of silence for the Monklands McMafia | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP’s McMafia feud hung heavy over Thursday's hustings in Uddingston & Bellshill, we hear. Richard Lyle, blamed by many activists for…
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Study finds Labour voters less left-wing than SNP supporters

Study finds Labour voters less left-wing than SNP supporters | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Labour’s standing as the party of the left in Scotland has been called into question after new research found SNP voters are more supportive of left-wing policies.
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Speakers of two dialects may share cognitive advantage with speakers of two languages

Speakers of two dialects may share cognitive advantage with speakers of two languages | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The ability of children to speak any two dialects - two closely related varieties of the same language—may confer the same cognitive advantages as those reported for multilingual children who spea
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Scotland faces having ‘two-tier FoI system’ for schools

Scotland faces having ‘two-tier FoI system’ for schools | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland is in danger of having a “two-tier” freedom of information system if Scottish Government proposals to give grant-aided and independent special schools three times longer to deal with requests goes ahead, campaigners have warned.
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Tariq Ali: We need constructive left opposition to be a foil to the dominance of neo-liberalism

Tariq Ali: We need constructive left opposition to be a foil to the dominance of neo-liberalism | My Scotland | Scoop.it
WHAT does the future hold for Scotland and England? The referendum campaign revived Scottish politics as nothing else had done since 1945. The defea
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Scottish independence ‘inevitable’, claims top historian

Scottish independence ‘inevitable’, claims top historian | My Scotland | Scoop.it
One of Scotland’s top historians believes that Scottish independence is “still on the cards, but not for some time”.
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The Checklist: 11 things to do in Scotland this weekend

The Checklist: 11 things to do in Scotland this weekend | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Got no plans for the weekend? Here's our guide to what's on in Scotland.
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Scottish Labour to finish third behind Tories, poll finds

Scottish Labour to finish third behind Tories, poll finds | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish Labour to finish third behind Tories, poll finds. The poll also indicates that the SNP will form a second majority government.
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PM believes SNP will not call second indyref because 'Scotland-lite' is enough, says former MP

PM believes SNP will not call second indyref because 'Scotland-lite' is enough, says former MP | My Scotland | Scoop.it
DAVID Cameron believes the SNP will not call a second Scottish independence referendum and that "Scotland-lite will be enough”, according…
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Election Unspun: Where's Fulton?

Election Unspun: Where's Fulton? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THEY seek him here, they seek him there, they seek that candidate everywhere. Yes, the diary hears the SNP’s elusive Fulton ‘No show’…
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Scottish Parliament election preview: the last beats of a Labour ‘heartland’ in Central Scotland?

Scottish Parliament election preview: the last beats of a Labour ‘heartland’ in Central Scotland? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Scottish Parliament elections take place early next month, with the SNP expected to solidify their dominance in the post-referendum Scotland. The Central Scotland region has long been a Labour …
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Labour mp marie rimmer accused of kicking scottish independence supporter

Labour mp marie rimmer accused of kicking scottish independence supporter | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A Labour MP has gone on trial accused of assaulting a Yes campaigner at a polling station on the day of the Scottish independence referendum. Marie Rimmer, 6...
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Site where Wallace made Scots Guardian uncovered in Selkirk

Site where Wallace made Scots Guardian uncovered in Selkirk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Archaeologists believe they have uncovered the remains of the medieval Borders kirk where Sir William Wallace was appointed Guardian of Scotland more than 700 years ago.
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Labour MP Frank Field predicts Scotland will become independent | Holyrood Magazine

Labour MP Frank Field predicts Scotland will become independent | Holyrood Magazine | My Scotland | Scoop.it
RT @HolyroodLiam: Labour MP predicts Scotland will become independent... https://t.co/XSg9EnBF8f
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Is Scotland the most pro-EU part of the UK? - BBC News

Is Scotland the most pro-EU part of the UK? - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Polls suggest Scotland is more likely to vote to remain in the European Union when a referendum on membership is held. But why?
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What now for Nicola Sturgeon and the rebels who became the Scottish establishment? | Martin Kettle

What now for Nicola Sturgeon and the rebels who became the Scottish establishment? | Martin Kettle | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The SNP are set to storm the Holyrood elections next week. But with the referendum behind them, they need to find a new purpose
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SNP blasts former White House aide over "ridiculous" claim party is working with Putin

SNP blasts former White House aide over "ridiculous" claim party is working with Putin | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A FORMER White House aide has been accused of making "ridiculous" claims after he suggested he believed Vladimir Putin's Kremlin was…
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Appeal for overhaul of local democracy as poll shows over half of Scots see councils as self-serving

Appeal for overhaul of local democracy as poll shows over half of Scots see councils as self-serving | My Scotland | Scoop.it
OVER half of Scots believe their councils are operated for the interests of those who run it and not local people, a new report has claimed.
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Row over design of submarine hunters delaying Clyde orders

Row over design of submarine hunters delaying Clyde orders | My Scotland | Scoop.it
RT @TelegraphNews: Row over design of submarine hunters delaying Clyde orders https://t.co/cBww95jKTE https://t.co/ziex1x6S90
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Nicola Sturgeon defends SNP candidates over no-shows

Nicola Sturgeon defends SNP candidates over no-shows | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP leader was on the campaign trail at a brewery in East Lothian when she was asked whether her party was being complacent.
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Welcome to Edinburgh Western, home of the dirtiest election fight in Scotland

Welcome to Edinburgh Western, home of the dirtiest election fight in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
"HE'S spineless," says the SNP's Toni Giugliano of his Liberal Democrat nemesis Alex Cole-Hamilton. "He'll do and say anything to…
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Reform calls as council chiefs bag over £1m in election fees in two years

Reform calls as council chiefs bag over £1m in election fees in two years | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BUMPER election pay-outs to returning officers have come under fire after it emerged they have pocketed more than £1million in just two years.
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Election Unspun: you'll never guess what the evicted indy campers bought with their £500 donation?

Election Unspun: you'll never guess what the evicted indy campers bought with their £500 donation? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
OUR North Lanarkshire mole reports the council has just raised the limit on election count spectators to 20 per party, although why is a mystery. “The SNP don’t have 20 activists who can stand to be in the same room, the Tories are all in bed after The Archers, and Labour can’t remember when it had 20 volunteers,” they write. “Maybe the LibDems want to raffle spots to pay for their lost deposits?”
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