The two pronged approach

The two pronged approach

Over the weekend the SNP’s former Westminster leader Angus Robertson announced the launch of a new think tank, Progress Scotland, which aims to build the case for independence by examining the arguments most persuasive to those who previously voted No.

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Paying People Properly Will Ruin the Festival says Fringe Boss

Paying People Properly Will Ruin the Festival says Fringe Boss

The sound of the world’s tiniest violins was heard across the capital yesterday as Shona McCarthy, the head of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe warned that a campaign targeting poor treatment of workers in venues is threatening the event’s future. McCarthy insisted that demands for all Fringe producers and venues to...

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A Potted History of Scottish Gaelic

A Potted History of Scottish Gaelic

This is from @ScotsGaelicfor … we think its funny … don’t take it (or yourselves) too seriously. 1. The story begins yonks ago when some lads from Antrim decided they would take a 12 mile sailing holiday to Scotland to box the Picts in the mouth. They spoke Middle Irish...

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If Labour backs Theresa May’s Brexit deal, it will be a betrayal of Scotland

If Labour backs Theresa May’s Brexit deal, it will be a betrayal of Scotland

If Labour choose to be the midwives of Brexit, they’d be betraying the interests of Scotland, enabling a hard-right Tory agenda, and will be culpable for every job that’s lost as a result.
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Scotland is an open, welcoming nation, keen to collaborate with others across the globe

Scotland is an open, welcoming nation, keen to collaborate with others across the globe

There are less than two months to go until the UK is scheduled to leave the EU, and it beggars belief that the UK Government is still unable to say what our future trading relationship with Europe, or indeed the rest of the world, will look like.
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How new initiative Progress Scotland will put together a fresh case for Yes

How new initiative Progress Scotland will put together a fresh case for Yes

“Amongst certain groups of voters … Yes did not perform well enough last time around. That was the case with European voters, that was the case with older voters and that was the case with people born elsewhere in the UK, largely in England. “Those were groups where the argument...

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This is how you can show your support for new independence initiative Progress Scotland

This is how you can show your support for new independence initiative Progress Scotland

The new organisation will use the cash to commission “public opinion polling, focus groups and other research to better understand how people’s views are changing in Scotland”. Anyone seeking to support this can subscribe at rates of £2, £5 or £10 per month. Those who sign up will receive regular...

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Sturgeon hails major step forward in the campaign for Scottish independence

Sturgeon hails major step forward in the campaign for Scottish independence

READ MORE:How Progress Scotland is going to make a fresh case for Yes The new body will help strengthen the case for independence amid the Brexit process and examine which arguments are persuading former opponents – such as the former Daily Record editor Murray Foote and former UK judge on...

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