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Scot goes pop

As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. In the end, the SNP fell two seats short of a majority. I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. The reverse of And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. But I do know that Stephen's reading of the Canadian precedent is incorrect. A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". Scot goes pop



SNP started the campaign with a solid lead, but ended up in a virtual dead heat with Labour. You can find endless examples from referendums around the world of that sort of thing happening - and indeed the two Quebec referendum campaigns are themselves excellent examples of volatility. Incidentally, volatility has been increasing even in regular elections. I strongly suspect that the relative stability of independence polls in recent years is deceptive, and that once a campaign is underway we'd see a big swing in public opinion once again. An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. It therefore had the window of opportunity if it so wished to hold a third referendum, but it chose not to do so, and now the moment seems to have passed. In the end, the SNP fell two seats short of a majority. The concept of an anti-independence nationalist party is an alien one in Scotland, but it has a long tradition in Quebec, and it arguably has some parallels in Wales - under Carwyn Jones, Welsh Labour was sometimes referred to as 'soft nationalist'. Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it. As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. The reverse of There have been any number of occasions over recent years when we "knew" the result of an election in advance A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. A hung parliament was supposedly guaranteed, and indeed masses of column inches were devoted to pondering whether majority government had become a thing of the past in Britain. A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. She had clearly received advice that it would be constitutionally inappropriate to decline a prorogation request from the Prime Minister. When she took the opposite course of action, it was firmly interpreted as her playing a straight bat by putting constitutional precedent before partisan politics, in much the same way that the Queen would be expected to in this country. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. The real lesson of Quebec is that if you timidly hold off from calling a referendum until the moment seems perfect, you eventually find that you're no longer anywhere near government and can't hold a referendum whether you want to or not. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. David Cameron ended up with an overall majority that virtually no-one saw coming. Here's the short version of the point I was going to make: Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat.

Scot goes pop



An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. The reverse of In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. She had clearly received advice that it would be constitutionally inappropriate to decline a prorogation request from the Prime Minister. But I do know that Stephen's reading of the Canadian precedent is incorrect. As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. Incidentally, volatility has been increasing even in regular elections. Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". SNP started the campaign with a solid lead, but ended up in a virtual dead heat with Labour. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. The real lesson of Quebec is that if you timidly hold off from calling a referendum until the moment seems perfect, you eventually find that you're no longer anywhere near government and can't hold a referendum whether you want to or not.



































Scot goes pop



An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it. A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. The reverse of I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. A hung parliament was supposedly guaranteed, and indeed masses of column inches were devoted to pondering whether majority government had become a thing of the past in Britain. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat. SNP started the campaign with a solid lead, but ended up in a virtual dead heat with Labour.

I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. The reverse of A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat. Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". In the end, the SNP fell two seats short of a majority. David Cameron ended up with an overall majority that virtually no-one saw coming. But I do know that Stephen's reading of the Canadian precedent is incorrect. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. The real test always comes when the public actually focus on the choice in front of them. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. When she took the opposite course of action, it was firmly interpreted as her playing a straight bat by putting constitutional precedent before partisan politics, in much the same way that the Queen would be expected to in this country. She had clearly received advice that it would be constitutionally inappropriate to decline a prorogation request from the Prime Minister. I strongly suspect that the relative stability of independence polls in recent years is deceptive, and that once a campaign is underway we'd see a big swing in public opinion once again. It therefore had the window of opportunity if it so wished to hold a third referendum, but it chose not to do so, and now the moment seems to have passed. Scot goes pop



Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". You can find endless examples from referendums around the world of that sort of thing happening - and indeed the two Quebec referendum campaigns are themselves excellent examples of volatility. In the end, the SNP fell two seats short of a majority. The concept of an anti-independence nationalist party is an alien one in Scotland, but it has a long tradition in Quebec, and it arguably has some parallels in Wales - under Carwyn Jones, Welsh Labour was sometimes referred to as 'soft nationalist'. The real lesson of Quebec is that if you timidly hold off from calling a referendum until the moment seems perfect, you eventually find that you're no longer anywhere near government and can't hold a referendum whether you want to or not. I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. The reverse of So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. Incidentally, volatility has been increasing even in regular elections. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. Here's the short version of the point I was going to make: Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat. The real test always comes when the public actually focus on the choice in front of them. She had clearly received advice that it would be constitutionally inappropriate to decline a prorogation request from the Prime Minister. There have been any number of occasions over recent years when we "knew" the result of an election in advance A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. David Cameron ended up with an overall majority that virtually no-one saw coming. But I do know that Stephen's reading of the Canadian precedent is incorrect. It therefore had the window of opportunity if it so wished to hold a third referendum, but it chose not to do so, and now the moment seems to have passed. When she took the opposite course of action, it was firmly interpreted as her playing a straight bat by putting constitutional precedent before partisan politics, in much the same way that the Queen would be expected to in this country. I strongly suspect that the relative stability of independence polls in recent years is deceptive, and that once a campaign is underway we'd see a big swing in public opinion once again. A hung parliament was supposedly guaranteed, and indeed masses of column inches were devoted to pondering whether majority government had become a thing of the past in Britain. As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day.

Scot goes pop



An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. Here's the short version of the point I was going to make: The real test always comes when the public actually focus on the choice in front of them. SNP started the campaign with a solid lead, but ended up in a virtual dead heat with Labour. The real lesson of Quebec is that if you timidly hold off from calling a referendum until the moment seems perfect, you eventually find that you're no longer anywhere near government and can't hold a referendum whether you want to or not. A hung parliament was supposedly guaranteed, and indeed masses of column inches were devoted to pondering whether majority government had become a thing of the past in Britain. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. Incidentally, volatility has been increasing even in regular elections. The concept of an anti-independence nationalist party is an alien one in Scotland, but it has a long tradition in Quebec, and it arguably has some parallels in Wales - under Carwyn Jones, Welsh Labour was sometimes referred to as 'soft nationalist'. So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. She had clearly received advice that it would be constitutionally inappropriate to decline a prorogation request from the Prime Minister. There have been any number of occasions over recent years when we "knew" the result of an election in advance The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. I strongly suspect that the relative stability of independence polls in recent years is deceptive, and that once a campaign is underway we'd see a big swing in public opinion once again. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. You can find endless examples from referendums around the world of that sort of thing happening - and indeed the two Quebec referendum campaigns are themselves excellent examples of volatility. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat.

Scot goes pop



There have been any number of occasions over recent years when we "knew" the result of an election in advance The concept of an anti-independence nationalist party is an alien one in Scotland, but it has a long tradition in Quebec, and it arguably has some parallels in Wales - under Carwyn Jones, Welsh Labour was sometimes referred to as 'soft nationalist'. I've been meaning for a few days to write a detailed response to Pete Wishart's new article, in which he claims that the experience of Quebec provides proof for his well-rehearsed belief that the maximum amount of independence referendums that Scotland can ever hold is two, and that we can't afford to lose the second indyref because we'd never get another one. There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties. David Cameron ended up with an overall majority that virtually no-one saw coming. And if you can't call a referendum, you can't become an independent country. As I've pointed out umpteen times before, the pre-knowledge of victory that Pete is seeking is unattainable anyway. This is Scotland, and we can't win independence without risking defeat. In the end, the SNP fell two seats short of a majority. It therefore had the window of opportunity if it so wished to hold a third referendum, but it chose not to do so, and now the moment seems to have passed. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead. Public opinion in referendum campaigns is notoriously volatile, much more so that in regular elections. When she took the opposite course of action, it was firmly interpreted as her playing a straight bat by putting constitutional precedent before partisan politics, in much the same way that the Queen would be expected to in this country. Incidentally, volatility has been increasing even in regular elections. In , the Yes side were in a winning position but suffered a catastrophic loss of support as the campaign progressed, but in the swing was in the opposite direction, with Yes turning around a seemingly insurmountable deficit to draw more or less level by polling day. The PQ was recently replaced as the main Quebec nationalist force by a right-of-centre party which opposes independence but theoretically supports more powers for Quebec within the Canadian federation. Here's the short version of the point I was going to make: Labour appeared to be coasting to an effortless victory, until the SNP completely turned it around in the closing weeks and won by a landslide. A million thanks to everyone who has donated so far, and I'm also extremely grateful to all the people who have left a kind comment with their donation. I strongly suspect that the relative stability of independence polls in recent years is deceptive, and that once a campaign is underway we'd see a big swing in public opinion once again. An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote.

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  1. So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it.

  2. An SNP majority government was supposedly so assured that SNP voters didn't even need to bother backing the party on the list vote. A landslide Conservative majority was a nailed-on certainty, but we ended up with a hung parliament instead.

  3. Well, maybe, but the operative word is "somewhat". There was a great deal of speculation about whether she would allow herself to be dragged into political controversy by blocking the request of the Conservative Prime Minister for prorogation, in line with her presumed Liberal loyalties.

  4. The concept of an anti-independence nationalist party is an alien one in Scotland, but it has a long tradition in Quebec, and it arguably has some parallels in Wales - under Carwyn Jones, Welsh Labour was sometimes referred to as 'soft nationalist'. So this is an uncomfortable thought for Pete, who is previously on the record as wanting to delay an independence referendum until we "know" we will win it.

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