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The limits of Labour and Nationalist Scotland | openDemocracy

The limits of Labour and Nationalist Scotland | openDemocracy | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
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Alex Salmond: 'independence will come on a tide of rising expectations'

Alex Salmond: 'independence will come on a tide of rising expectations' | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Scotland's first minister tells Kevin McKenna about the social ties that will always bind the countries of the British Isles – and that saltire he waved at Wimbledon
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Claiming Andy

Claiming Andy | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
AS ANDY MURRAY won yet another agonising, interminable rally to break serve in the Wimbledon final on July 7th, a strangled cry rang out across Centre...
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Scottish and British: why Andy Murray brings a fragmenting UK together

Scottish and British: why Andy Murray brings a fragmenting UK together | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
It is a sign of the health and maturity of civic Scottish nationalism that sport matters so much less to nationhood than it did a generation ago.
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The economics and culture of Murray’s Wimbledon triumph | City A.M.

The economics and culture of Murray’s Wimbledon triumph | City A.M. | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
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Bonny

Bonny | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
I did that WHEN the British economy catches a cold, Scotland often goes down with the flu. During the recession that followed the financial crisis job losses were...
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BBC Radio 4 - Thinking Allowed, Scottish nationalism and identity; Austerity

BBC Radio 4 - Thinking Allowed, Scottish nationalism and identity; Austerity | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
The impact of financial crisis on public health. Also, race and Scottish identity.
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Alex Salmond admits: 'I feel partly British' - Telegraph

Alex Salmond admits: 'I feel partly British' - Telegraph | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond has admitted he feels partly British but insisted that the campaign to keep Scotland part of the UK will crumble and fail like “Dracula in one of those Hammer films”.
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Comment: Westminster doesn’t own ‘Britishness’ - Comment - Scotsman.com

Comment: Westminster doesn’t own ‘Britishness’ - Comment - Scotsman.com | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
AN UNEXPECTED twist in the referendum debate has emerged with the No campaign appearing keen to reduce “Britishness” to little more than a formal legal status.
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Nigel Farage's Scottish hounding was an antidote to fawning media treatment

Nigel Farage's Scottish hounding was an antidote to fawning media treatment | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Mike Small: Had the media focused more on Ukip's policies, Farage might not have believed his hype and made such a blunder in Scotland
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Nigel Farage, the Scottish debate and the future of Europe | openDemocracy

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Scottish independence, Europe and the crisis of the British state | openDemocracy

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Scottish Nationalists can rest easy, given the opposition

Scottish Nationalists can rest easy, given the opposition | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Kevin McKenna: The Better Together campaign uses the sort of propaganda you normally only see when a country is gearing up to invade
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The writers Alex Salmond is courting now will hold him to account

The writers Alex Salmond is courting now will hold him to account | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Alan Bissett: The arts world may be galvanised by the yes campaign but are likely to ask serious questions of the SNP after independence
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Scottish independence: the nuclear options

Scottish independence: the nuclear options | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Editorial: The cost of relocating the Trident fleet and finding an alternative base to Faslane is a very pricey headache
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As a political force Englishness is on the rise – and Labour mustn't forget it

As a political force Englishness is on the rise – and Labour mustn't forget it | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Vernon Bogdanor: This week the party's headache is Falkirk. But its long-term problems will be south of the border
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The SNP: A whole new mentality

The SNP: A whole new mentality | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
The Scottish debate is a way of asking what kind of country people want to live in.
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Let us Scottish 'expats' vote on independence

Let us Scottish 'expats' vote on independence | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Anne Miller: Those of us who have only been away a few years will miss out on a decision that could vastly change Scotland
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The long and winding road to what kind of Scotland? | openDemocracy

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Clinton plea in independence debate

Clinton plea in independence debate | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Former US president Bill Clinton urges respect on both sides of the Scottish independence debate during a speech in Edinburgh.
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Alex Salmond's dream of a separate Scotland is rapidly falling apart - Telegraph

Alex Salmond's dream of a separate Scotland is rapidly falling apart - Telegraph | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Faced with the realities of independence, Scots young and old are now turning back to Britain
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Scotland's tough call: stay in the UK, or stay in the EU?

Scotland's tough call: stay in the UK, or stay in the EU? | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Angus Roxburgh: Referendums on Europe and Scottish independence will strongly influence each other and leave voters with an invidious choice
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Union with Ukip's England? Spare us

Union with Ukip's England? Spare us | Scottish Independence Referendum | Scoop.it
Kevin McKenna: Nationalists should be making an equitable immigration policy a central policy plank
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