Latest Articles & News

Why we will win the battle against Unionists' fake news

The closer we get to winning independence the more desperate the unionists’ arguments against it become.We’ve already seen a number of faked ‘polls’ using various tactics to undermine the Yes lead, including ditching a weighting filter which could have significantly changed the result and changing the wording of the question in a way which would have confused respondents.Now an article...

Continue reading

Draft independence referendum bill published

The Scottish government today published the draft bill paving the way for a second independence referendum. See link to draft bill at the bottom of the page.It states the government's intention is to hold the vote after the pandemic but in the first half of the new parliamentary term.The SNP says it will try to pass the bill if the...

Continue reading

Referendum Bill will be published within days

This week will see the publication of the Scottish government’s Referendum Bill before parliament goes into recess as campaigning starts for the Scottish elections in May.The bill will confirm plans to hold the second independence referendum when the Covid-19 pandemic has receded.The timing is a pointed response to Unionist parties who have adopted the mantra that the...

Continue reading

The end of the UK is coming - New polling data

A new poll has been released today which makes for interesting reading about the future of the UK. The poll by Savanta ComRes for ITV’s Tonight programme surveyed voters between 18-22 February.It shows the Union is fighting a battle on three fronts.  In Scotland, 71% believe we would fare better without being part of the UK - not sure what...

Continue reading

ASA rejects Unionist complaints over independence campaign’s pensions billboards

Believe in Scotland’s current nationwide billboard campaign highlighting the fact that the Westminster government pays the worst pension in the developed world has clearly upset unionist campaigners.Last week we were contacted by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) to inform us that they had received multiple complaints claiming that our statement was not true. Given that it is 100% accurate we...

Continue reading

Is the UK really leading the way on COVID-19 vaccinations?

Both the UK Government and the media headlines have suggested that the UK is leading the way on the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out. We recognised in a previous article, that the UK paid significantly more for vaccinations, causing delays within many EU countries as the manufacturers directed supplies towards the overpaying nation. Despite this, in terms of fully...

Continue reading

Scotland offers a more effective vaccination programme than the rest of the UK

Scotland took a slightly different approach to vaccinating its population against COVID-19 than the rest of the UK. The Scottish Government planned for a slower start in the vaccination programme, due to prioritising the oldest and most vulnerable individuals. This has proven effective, with deaths among care home residents falling rapidly in Scotland. Furthermore, over the past couple of...

Continue reading