Robin McAlpine: In Brexit-Trump UK, Scotland must choose – accommodate or separate? | CommonSpace

CommonSpace columnist and Common Weal director Robin McAlpine says Scotland now finds itself at an urgent crossroads, and previous No voters have big decisions ahead of them SCOTTISH liberals, progressives, centrists, hopers, dreamers, idealists, internationalists, the civilised and the sophisticated, it is time to let go of your past and prepare for your future. You stand at a fork in the road in your lives and you must choose a path.

Source: Robin McAlpine: In Brexit-Trump UK, Scotland must choose – accommodate or separate? | CommonSpace

Poll: Support for Scottish independence at a high as hard Brexit looms | CommonSpace

After Holyrood votes to reject the triggering of Article 50, a new poll shows support for Scottish independence at 49 per cent SUPPORT for Scottish independence has risen as the prospect of a hard exit from the European Union has become apparent. BMG survey featured in the Herald showed support for independence had risen to 49 per cent with 51 per cent of Scots still opposed.

Source: Poll: Support for Scottish independence at a high as hard Brexit looms | CommonSpace