Monthly Archives: September 2014

What now? 10 of the best responses to Scotland’s referendum vote

kevin williamson (Bella Caledonia) wrote a simple, sombre considered column on the emotions of the result. jenny lindsay (poet, performer, campaigner) urged everyone to take a deep breath and calm down. Instead of launching into a continued campaign, Jenny states … Continue reading

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What has the independence referendum ever done for us?

In the spirit of Monty Python, what has the independence referendum ever done for us? Except giving more people than ever a vote on Scotland’s future. (4.3 million) Except giving 100,000 16 and 17 year olds a vote for the … Continue reading

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People of Scotland: 10 gift suggestions for my 23rd birthday

It’s my 23rd birthday tomorrow, so I’ve made a list of gift suggestions. You may notice a running theme. 1) I’d like to remove nuclear weapons from the Firth of Clyde, Scotland and preferably Britain. 2) I’d like to spend … Continue reading

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A letter to my grandparents

Dear grandparents, Thank you for the love and care you have shown me throughout my life. I’m a much better person for it. As you all know – from family dinners to reunions – I’ve been campaigning for an independent … Continue reading

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