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Scotland the Brave
Weekly Standard, by Sara Lodge

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Posted By:MissMolly, 8/24/2014 4:54:39 AM

If at first you don’t secede, try, try again. This might be the motto of Alex Salmond’s Scottish National party, which since 1934 has been advocating the proposition that Scotland should be an independent country, governed not from London but from Edinburgh and able to make its own policy decisions about defense, immigration, taxation, and spending. On September 18, Scots will finally face a referendum about their future. Do they wish to continue to be part of the United Kingdom or to go it alone under their own flag—the blue and white saltire—into a new Caledonian era? The timing of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/24/2014 8:37:59 AM     (No. 9978591)

Anything that puts a crimp in the New World Order/One World Government cabal must be a good thing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: texsupreme, 8/24/2014 9:05:38 AM     (No. 9978630)

IMHO, Dempsey looks like a clown in that uniform that he wears.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 8/24/2014 9:30:03 AM     (No. 9978671)

Does Scotland have any natural resources? Without a product to sell around the world, there is no way for Scotland to become self sufficient. I know of nothing they have.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Susannah, 8/24/2014 9:34:24 AM     (No. 9978675)

#3, , Oil in the North Sea. That´s what this is about, at base, and has been for over forty years--who controls the oil production and profits most from it.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/24/2014 11:02:29 AM     (No. 9978810)

Not to mention Scotch whiskey.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: provide, 8/24/2014 11:07:05 AM     (No. 9978817)

I saw interviews with Scots. The want to disband their military and spend the money on social programs.

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