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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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Enhancing our natural resources

Enhancing our natural resources | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Former Friends of the Earth Chief Executive speaks to Yes Scotland about being independent and the environment (Enhancing our natural environment and resources in an independent Scotland #YesScot http://t.co/I5NuVmOY...
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The Anxieties of a British Nationalist by Ed Miliband (aged 42 and two quarters) | openDemocracy

The Anxieties of a British Nationalist by Ed Miliband (aged 42 and two quarters) | openDemocracy | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

It may well be the case that the English are prepared to live with asymmetry for the sake of the Union and reject a national parliament to call their own, but Ed Miliband won't win the battle for English hearts and minds or save the Union by precluding that option

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Lesley Riddoch: Existential question of who we are

Lesley Riddoch: Existential question of who we are | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it

Five thousand keen volunteers are apparently still waiting for individual contact three weeks after the Yes launch. The patient Greens are waiting to be convinced.

As the Better Together “No” camp prepares to grab column inches with a disciplined and united launch, the Yes camp needs to consolidate the support it’s already won instead of hustling for hesitant new recruits

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Monday 11th June 2012

Monday 11th June 2012 | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
A round-up of the local news headlines on Monday 11th June 2012.
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Scottish Government point way to fairer Scotland by axing tax ...

Scottish Government point way to fairer Scotland by axing tax ... | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Finance Minister John Swinney advocates a more progressive system for taxing house buyers. Scottish news: Scottish Government point way to fairer Scotland by axing tax. by Jamie Mann. The Scottish Government are ...
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Faslane 30 Days Of Action: Update And Final Call Out - UK Indymedia

Faslane 30 Days Of Action: Update And Final Call Out - UK Indymedia | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Dear fellow anti-nuclearist/ peaceist/ anti-militarist/ anarchist/ willing-to-stand-up-and-be-counted-ist, You are being invited to the 30th Anniversary of resistance at Faslane!
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All-Energy 2012 and Scotland’s Marine Energy Potential

All-Energy 2012 and Scotland’s Marine Energy Potential | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | News Net Scotland, uniquely Scottish (Fran's #AllEnergy article on NewsNetScotland has triggered some great comments around renewable energy solutions:
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Pressure on Unionist alliance as third business leader calls for more powers

Pressure on Unionist alliance as third business leader calls for more powers | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Pressure on Unionist alliance as third business leader calls for more powers (Pressure on Unionist alliance as third business leader calls for more powers http://t.co/MqJDNfia...)...
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Iran and the reputation of the BBC

Iran and the reputation of the BBC | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | News Net Scotland, uniquely Scottish (RT @suncloc: #BBCbias at work in Scotland interesting article http://t.co/p5QNA5Fs...
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Lallands Peat Worrier: Ed Miliband: British nationalist.

Lallands Peat Worrier: Ed Miliband: British nationalist. | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Lallands Peat Worrier: I am a traditional Scottish, quasi-intellectual "peat worrier" (defined below) who is a supporter of the Scottish National Party, but who remains distinctly intellectually free floating.
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Peter A Bell: Identity and ideology

Scotland's nationalism is inherently progressive. Iain MacWhirter expresses it as eloquently as I could ever hope to. Scottish nationalism isn't a chauvinist movement based on notions of ethnic supremacy or racial exclusivity.
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We're Coming Home

We're Coming Home | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
We're Coming Home - read about some of the expats who will be returning to vote Yes for an independent Scotland...
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Stranded platform personnel earn $8000

Stranded platform personnel earn $8000 | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Offshore workers earn good money whilst waiting for helicopters to take them home from the platform.
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Waving the flag

Waving the flag | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
NOTHING much agitates me these days. I feel I’ve seen it all. Well, I haven’t, obviously. Not literally. I’ve just seen some of it.

Take down the bunting, get on the phone, Make the dogs bury red, white and blue bones, Sound the piano and with muffled drum, Bring out the coffin, the damned thing is done

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Final funding secured for £95.7m renewable energy research centre

Final funding secured for £95.7m renewable energy research centre | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Strathclyde University will be home to the new renewable energy facility.
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Many in business community will likely back independence claims former Tory donor

Many in business community will likely back independence claims former Tory donor | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Many in business community will likely back independence claims former Tory donor...
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George Kerevan: European crisis could pay off for Nationalists - News - Scotsman.com

George Kerevan: European crisis could pay off for Nationalists - News - Scotsman.com | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
IF the SNP grabs the chance to join a new European set-up, it may make folk think again, writes George Kerevan (why the European crisis could help the SNP, by George Kerevan #indyref http://t.co/QxHOxmax...)...
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Tories in 'disarray' over devolution - Scottish News | News in ...

Tories in 'disarray' over devolution - Scottish News | News in ... | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
At the same time Ed Miliband and David Cameron have been asked to “face facts” and accept that Scotland can be just like Norway, after both leaders heaped praise on the Scandinavian country. Earlier this year the Prime ...
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Newsnight Scotland.mov

Newsnight Scotland, Thursday 24th May 2012 Patrick Harvie MSP, Colin Fox, Iain Macwhirter and Michael Fry discuss the imminent launch of the Yes Scotland campaign.
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Shelter welcomes Scottish Government plans to restrict right to buy

Shelter welcomes Scottish Government plans to restrict right to buy | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | News Net Scotland, uniquely Scottish (The Scottish Gov't has put forward proposals to further restrict the right to buy housing policy
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An Act of folly returns to haunt its architects - Telegraph

An Act of folly returns to haunt its architects - Telegraph | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
A plan designed to stymie the Nats is likely to make Scotland a very different country to the rest of the United Kingdom ("...likely to make #Scotland a very different country to the rest of the #UK"
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Yes must mean No to Britain | International Socialist Group

Yes must mean No to Britain | International Socialist Group | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
RT @ArronMcNiven: I'd would regard this as a must read for anyone who wants to say @YesScotland #indyref #yesscot http://t.co/XCKuY751...
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Britain and the Problem of Living in the Past - National Collective ...

Britain and the Problem of Living in the Past - National Collective ... | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Our leaders and elites would like to keep it this way as long as possible, but why should the people so quietly and happily acquiesce? Gerry Hassan Writer, Commentator and Thinker about Scotland www.gerryhassan.com ...
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Lesley Riddoch: Existential question of who we are - Scotsman

Lesley Riddoch: Existential question of who we are - Scotsman | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
ScotsmanLesley Riddoch: Existential question of who we areScotsmanIdentity. The quest to understand it has preoccupied philosophers for centuries and prompted wars, unholy alliances, see you jimmy wigs and referendums.
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Scottish Greens dismiss Sunday Herald claims of Yes Scotland split

Scottish Greens dismiss Sunday Herald claims of Yes Scotland split | YES for an Independent Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish Greens dismiss Sunday Herald claims of Yes Scotland split...
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