“power is never given up without an almighty struggle, and that the primary reason for Westminster not allowing a second plebiscite on self-determination is because they will lose.”
Here’s a question. If the union didn’t exist, would we join it?
“It sometimes feels that it isn’t just our powers that are being diminished but the very symbols of our nationhood”
“we must give the Scottish people the chance to choose our own future.”
“Scotland is already divided enough.We do not want to be divided again, but that is exactly what another independence referendum would do.”
“The First Minister’s proposal offers Scotland the worst of all worlds. Her timetable would force people to vote blind on the biggest political decision a country could face.”
“It is clear that case for the Union from 2014 was a false prospectus – we are very clearly not better together. The UK is not OK.”
“It will be decided by the people of Scotland. It will be Scotland’s choice.”