Writer and academic Gerry Hassan explains why Labour must accept Scotland’s right to choose its own future.
As an independent nation, Scotland will be able to shape its own future – free from Westminster austerity, Trident and immigration raids.
After Brexit, the power grab and another decade of Tory government, there is no positive case for the Union.
Journalist and writer Paul Mason calls out Westminster attempts to deny Scottish democracy: “It’s not your business. Under international law, nations have the right to self-determination.”
Trade unions say that Scotland’s future must be Scotland’s choice – not Boris Johnson’s or Westminster’s. It’s time that Labour accepts the democratic mandate for #indyref2.
The people who live here, not distant Westminster governments, should have the power to decide Scotland’s future. We have published a draft Referendum Bill to make it a reality.
Being part of the EU is an advantage to Scotland, but we are suffering as a political appendage to Westminster.
The ‘No’ campaign said Boris Johnson wouldn’t become Prime Minister. They said it was a “scare story” from the Yes campaign.
Why we need a referendum on Scotland's future
Westminster isn’t working for Scotland. We’ve been ignored too often. It’s time for a fresh start – to choose a different and better path. As an independent country, Scotland’s future will be in Scotland’s hands. Together, we can make Scotland the country we all know it can be. Sign below to pledge your support.