Category Archives: Europe

The European Union: When Political Union is a Good Thing

Throughout the Scottish Independence referendum, along with most other Yes campaigners, I was campaigning for a modern form of political union to define our relationship with the rest of the United Kingdom.  I hoped for a system that allowed Scotland’s … Continue reading

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An independent Scotland and the European Union

Despite all the press that UKIP got at the EU elections in May, the continued membership of Scotland in the EU is one of the areas that many have stated as important as they look to decide between independence and … Continue reading

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European Elections: Time to Vote

The people of Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland each individually and thus collectively under the UK umbrella opted to join the European Union (EU) in a referendum in 1975.  Since then the EU has grown to become the biggest … Continue reading

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