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2014 will be a referendum on relocating power from London to Scotland. 2016 will be an election about the policies of a free Scotland
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Ex-BBC boss to run indy campaign

Ex-BBC boss to run indy campaign | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Former BBC news chief Blair Jenkins is to run the official campaign to gain independence for Scotland.
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dj.womble Daily Thursday Edition

dj.womble Daily Thursday Edition | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Scottish independence: Blair Jenkins appointed chief of Yes campaign - Politics - Scotsman.com

Just Say No
newsnetscotland.com - By Mike Small

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Blair Jenkins appointed to lead independence campaign

Blair Jenkins appointed to lead independence campaign | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Blair Jenkins, BBC Scotland's former head of news appointed chief executive of Yes Scotland ...

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Mackerel sanctions move welcomed

Mackerel sanctions move welcomed | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish fishing leaders welcome European sanctions agreed against the Faroe Islands and Iceland amid concerns over mackerel catches.

ARE WE JUST BULLYING WEE COUNTRIES?

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New series: The new economic thinkers who can rescue us from the current financial dystopia | Ian Fraser

New series: The new economic thinkers who can rescue us from the current financial dystopia | Ian Fraser | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
June 27th, 2012 I have just written a three-part series for Mindful Money, exploring the ideas of a group of 'new economists' who argue that alternative...
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Jersey should prepare for independence from UK, warns minister - Telegraph

Jersey should prepare for independence from UK, warns minister  - Telegraph | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Senior Jersey politician Sir Philip Bailhache has called for the island to “be ready to become independent’’ following curbs on its tax schemes.
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Scottish independence: ‘Huge budget deficit’ for go-alone Scotland - Politics - Scotsman.com

Scottish independence: ‘Huge budget deficit’ for go-alone Scotland - Politics - Scotsman.com | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
ONE of the UK’s most powerful business figures has warned that Scotland would have to increase taxes, slash spending or increase borrowing after independence, in a gloomy assessment of the country’s economic muscle.
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A Sair Fecht: It's A No-Brainer

A Sair Fecht: It's A No-Brainer | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Not only does this raise serious questions about whether she has the appropriate political nous to appear in a political broadcast but also about the devious mendacity of those responsible for producing the launch video.

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Jersey threatens to break with UK over tax backlash

Jersey threatens to break with UK over tax backlash | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Island should be ready to become independent, says senior minister after political attacks on finance industry...
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Blog, UK | Englishness is real | Prospect Magazine

Blog, UK | Englishness is real | Prospect Magazine | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

“a respect for settled ways of life; a sense of local place and belonging; a desire for home and rootedness; the continuity of relationships at work and in one’s neighbourhood. England.." Jon Cruddas,the guy who guides Ed Miliband,thinks England can be defined these worldwide sentiments

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Better to go our own way than to be bitter together - The Daily Record - Joan McAlpine MSP

Better to go our own way than to be bitter together - The Daily Record - Joan McAlpine MSP | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

The big improvement in the relationship after independence will be equality. The UK is not currently an equal union, like the federal systems that operate in Germany or Canada where no single part is allowed to dominate the others.

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Scottish independence 'No' campaign launched

Scottish independence 'No' campaign launched | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

“This is a campaign that will make sure that the patriotism of the quiet majority to be heard alongside the voices of the committed view. We share a common platform on this single issue because, along with so many of our fellow Scots, we believe that a better future for ourselves and our children is as a partner in the United Kingdom."

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The Reid Foundation Update June 2012

The Reid Foundation Update June 2012 | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

The Silent Crisis, the second report from the Jimmy Reid Foundation which calls for a national commission to be set up to design a local democracy for Scotland that actually works

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Yes Scotland chief urges 'passion and integrity' in independence debate

Yes Scotland chief urges 'passion and integrity' in independence debate | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Blair Jenkins said constitutional discussion should be free of 'Punch and Judy confrontations'.
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A Proposal for a new Constitution for the Republic of Iceland.pdf

As crowdsourced using social networking & prepared by the people of Iceland

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The end of economics as we know it - Knowledge Bank - Mindful Money

The end of economics as we know it - Knowledge Bank - Mindful Money | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

In this three part series we explore the ideas of a group of 'new economists' who argue that alternative approaches to neo-classical thinking must be found if we are to emerge from the current financial dystopia.

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Stark warning of privatised health service as PFI debts cripple English NHS trusts

Stark warning of privatised health service as PFI debts cripple English NHS trusts | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Stark warning of privatised health service as PFI debts cripple English NHS trusts...
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Coming Up Trumps: Film and Golf Club Both Open - Aberdeen Voice

Coming Up Trumps: Film and Golf Club Both Open - Aberdeen Voice | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
You've Been Trumped will receive its official cinema release in Scotland just days before the opening of Trump's Golf course at Menie.
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Independence is risky, but Union is even scarier | Herald Scotland

Independence is risky, but Union is even scarier | Herald Scotland | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

He(Darling) neglects to observe – because it doesn't suit the No campaign – that no-one will be voting for Alex Salmond's party in 2014. Whatever the wording, that will not be part of the proposition before us. To pretend otherwise is akin to asking about the policies Scottish Labour would pursue in the event of independence.

If the Union has been such a blessing for Scotland, why do Unionists maintain that we are still too weak and witless to stand on our own two feet?

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Wings over Scotland | Savaged by a poodle

Wings over Scotland | Savaged by a poodle | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Go fuck yourself, Willie Rennie. And that you CAN do in our name.

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Just Say No

Just Say No | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

By Mike Small The launch of the No campaign came after a month-long trail of visceral criticisms of the Yes Scotland launch. With a gushing media presence at the ready the packed room… 

"Why is it better to be tied to a state that’s been involved in not just illegal wars but secret rendition, and torture, and is now suggesting ways to create secret courts to cover it up?"

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Ex-RBS chief Fred Goodwin will tell court: I did nothing wrong | Herald Scotland

Ex-RBS chief Fred Goodwin will tell court: I did nothing wrong | Herald Scotland | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Disgraced former Royal Bank of Scotland chief Fred Goodwin will tell a court that he did not dupe the bank’s shareholders when he asked them for £12 billion of emergency funds just months before its near-collapse, writes IAN FRASER

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Better Together – The +ve Case

Better Together – The +ve Case | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

It's here! The positive case for the Union has arrived at long last, well slap me with bunting and colour my Olympic rings.

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Collapsing U.S. credibility

Collapsing U.S. credibility | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Condemning foreign governments for abusive acts while ignoring one's own is easy. But the U.S.leads the way..

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