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Brexit is incomparable with devolution

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  The UK Government Is Undermining Scotland’s Devolution We Want To Build A Better Scotland  Since the Brexit vote, Westminster has been attacking Scottish devolution. Devolution is incompatible with Brexit and so the UK Government is dismantling the Scottish Parliament’s powers. Five key ways the UK Government is undermining devolution Scotland was ripped out of the EU […]

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Media Watch – Scotland’s poorest students 50% more likely to get to University than in England

  Scotland’s Unionist media used this week’s Higher results as an opportunity to attack Scotland’s education system.  They largely did not report that Scotland’s other widening access strategies mean that the percentage of students from the most deprived areas who attend university in Scotland is a whopping 50% higher than England’s.  These numbers are rising […]

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Can the UK still claim to be a democracy?

  Q In which country can the leader be elected by party members, without a chance for the population to vote? A The UK Q Which governing body is packed with party donors, personal friends and even relatives appointed by the leader? A The House of Lords Q In which country can a disgraced leader, […]

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Profile picture frames

  Show the world you Believe in Scotland by adding one our frames to your profile picture. 1. Simply click the version of the logo you prefer below and follow the instructions on Twibbonize by uploading your profile picture. 2. Twibbonize will then let you download your profile picture complete with the Believe in Scotland […]

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Media Watch – Scotland’s mainstream media ignores the downside of dodgy trade deals

  “I have negotiated dozens of trade deals”, candidate for PM Liz Truss said in a debate on BBC TV this week.  Since Brexit, the UK has rolled over existing EU deals covering 63 countries. It is not true to say that Truss negotiated these – they were already in place,  negotiated by the EU, […]

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Five Reasons Scotland can be confident of rejoining the EU

As Scotland reboots its independence campaign, the European situation has changed in major respects since 2014. Here are some of the factors that underlie the Yes movement’s renewed confidence over EU membership.  #1 If Scotland had voted ‘Yes; in 2014, we would still be in the EU today Rewind to 2014. The Spanish Foreign Minister […]

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The UK Gov’s Crime Against Democracy – suppressing Scottish votes

  As the candidates for the next Prime Minister continue to voice more and more extreme right-wing priorities thats are out of step with the vast majority of Scottish voters, speculation rises that there could be a general election within the next few months. But if that were to happen, almost one in ten voters […]

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Ten ways the UK Government is undermining Scotland’s devolution

  Since the Brexit vote, Westminster has been determined to take back control – of Scotland. It wants to go back to an old version of the power relationship that predates the era of both countries joining the EU. It is tearing up the agreed legal framework that was established on the basis of the […]

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Pledge your support – Believe in Scotland

  If you believe in Scotland, then pledge your support for our grassroots-led campaign for Scottish independence and we will send you key messages, exclusive content and campaign information. You can read the pledge in full here. Every pledger will also receive a FREE PDF copy of the mini version of our book Scotland the […]

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“Scottish democracy can’t be a prisoner of Boris Johnson or any other Prime Minister”

  Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced in Parliament today that there will be a second independence referendum to be held on Thursday, October 19th, 2023.  Nicola Sturgeon said the referendum has already been referred to the Supreme Court, by the Lord Advocate. She hopes it will be allowed, without a section 30 order from […]

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