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October 2017

Catalonia – How events might affect a Future Strategy for Scottish Independence

By |2017-10-23T13:55:07+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Discussions, YesCowalThinks|Tags: , , |

Getting Our Referendum towards Independence.     Alistair Stirling discusses how the ongoing events in Catalonia have perhaps opened up opportunities for us here in Scotland. Discussing the differences between Scotland and Catalonia and how with Brexit and our distinct legal situation Scotland might use the repatriation of powers to gain the momentum [...]

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The Brexit Cliff Edge

By |2017-10-22T21:23:11+00:00October 22nd, 2017|Categories: Economy, In the press|

This is what the Brexit cliff edge looks like   by POLITICO | 10/19/17, 4:17 AM CET | Updated 10/19/17, 3:07 PM CET 11 Key Policy Areas analysed, What are the implications of a no deal and what can be done to offset the worst of the effects. Link To article This is What the [...]

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First-hand experience of Catalonia’s Referendum

By |2017-10-19T21:50:29+00:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Cowal Events, Discussions|Tags: , , , |

Two Reports of the Days of the Referendum An excellent talk in the Forward shop tonight. Liz and Keir gave two independent reports of the time they spent in Catalonia in the days around the 1st of October Independence vote. Liz spoke of her time in Tarragona and Reus and the people on [...]

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Division within the pro-indy ranks only helps our opponents.

By |2017-10-04T16:00:26+00:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: Politics, YesCowalThinks|Tags: |

Dave MacEwan Hill - Letter to The National 2nd October 2017 I would suggest that a significant majority of the residents of Scotland are now in favour of Independence but I think a little clarity of thought would be very useful at this point if we are to get the less well engaged [...]

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September 2017

Lesley Riddoch – Scotlands Nordic & European future.

By |2017-10-01T10:49:00+00:00September 30th, 2017|Categories: Politics, Uncategorised, YesCowalThinks|Tags: , |

Democracy Live from the Burgh Hall.   Democracy Live recording of the Talk by Lesley Riddoch at Dunoon's Burgh Hall. Lesley talks about her experiences of observing how the Nordic nations do things and highlights the many possibilities that this kind of thinking could have for a future Scotland. If Scotland was to [...]

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Local Democracy – Call to video Council Meetings

By |2017-09-29T12:23:57+00:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Politics, YesCowalThinks|

28 September 2017 - Call for Live Broadcasting Overturned By Council Administration   Statement follows from the SNP Argyll and Bute Council Group regarding the motion to give more transparency to our local government workings and decision making processes. Argyll & Bute Council SNP Group.  SNP Call for Live Broadcasting Unanimously Overturned [...]

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