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17th March 2017
post by Michael Keating

With Nicola Sturgeon and Theresa May taking apparently incompatible positions over a second independence referendum, Michael Keating considers whether the constitution is now at breaking point.

14th March 2017
post by James Mitchell

James Mitchell looks forward to the SNP Conference which is likely to be remembered most for its timing: the postponement of the Prime Minister’s decision to invoke Article 50 formally starting the process of Brexit and the First Minister’s decision on the timing of Indyref2.

13th March 2017
post by Stephen Tierney

Stephen Tierney discusses how the next two years are set to be consumed by two parallel processes: We will see the UK leave the EU and could also see Scotland leave the UK in an effort to remain within the EU.

13th March 2017
post by Richard Parry

Richard Parry discusses Nicola Sturgeon's nuanced approach to EU membership in today's announcement.

13th March 2017
post by Kirsty Hughes

Kirsty Hughes discusses how Nicola Sturgeon has pre-empted Theresa May’s triggering of Article 50, getting in first with her plan to hold a second independence referendum.

10th March 2017
post by Richard Parry

Richard Parry discusses considerations facing Theresa May as decision time approaches on a second independence referendum.

9th March 2017
post by Kirsty Hughes

If Brexit talks go to schedule (and don't break down), the shape of any deal should be clear by the autumn of 2018. Kirsty Hughes explains what will be known by then and how various political actors may respond.

7th March 2017
post by Centre on Const...

Debating Scotland - Issues of Independence and Union in the 2014 Referendum. Edited by Michael Keating,


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