“It isn’t independence or recovery. It’s independence “for” recovery.”
“Am I fed up with the Duke of Edinburgh eulogies? Mostly yes. But partly no.”
Like the vote in 2014, anything less than a resounding win a month from now will be seen as acquiescence.
“Six weeks from now, Scotland has the choice of two diametrically opposing futures.”
Watching the shameful events from Glasgow’s George Square last weekend I experienced – like many people I suspect – a strong sense of deja vu.
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“Below Boris Johnson’s carefully choreographed buffoonery lies the leader of a deeply reactionary, amoral group of charlatans “
“Independence is the great enabler. The whole point of independence is having the power to do things, and I have long thought that what the increasing numbers of us who long for the normality of self-governance need to do is to shift the burden of proof. “
“When chapman billies leave the street,
And drouthy neebors, neebors meet,”
“I have often said to myself what are the boasted advantages which my country reaps from a certain Union that counterbalance the annihilation of her Independence, and even her very name!” Robert Burns