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Referendum 2014
The Scottish independence referendum and the debate about Scotland's constitutional future
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Whose Side Do You Want To Be On? (The Infographic's Tale)

Whose Side Do You Want To Be On?  (The Infographic's Tale) | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

It wasn't exactly worthy of the name "infographicgate" but when it appeared online the above picture sent the chieftains of the No campaign into purple apoplexy yesterday. Heid ...


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Through the looking glass

Through the looking glass | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

We’ve been documenting of late how the No campaign has grown increasingly negative and smear-based since the turn of the year, as opinion polls show a trend of small but consistent movement towards independence. One of the core characteristics of negative political campaigning is to accuse your opponents of doing the thing you’re actually doing, and the last couple of days have thrown up some striking examples.

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Torrance Response

Torrance Response | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

Bella agreed to a right to reply for David Torrance to Alan Bissett's article 'Ethnic Cleanse'.


It seems my use of the word ‘ethnic’ in the context of a column exploring the balance between civic a...

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David Torrance offers a mealy-mouthed rationalisation of his smear attempt.

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