This from Holyrood Magazine:
"There isn’t an SNP mandate for a second question, yet Nicola Sturgeon invokes “democracy and fairness” umpteen times to justify its inclusion. But where exactly is the democratic test? As for fairness, it excludes a large number of people who would be profoundly affected by it, but who are not considered as having the right to vote – the English"
The words of an arch-unionist implacably set against separation?
These are the words of the respected senior SNP figure, Jim Sillars. Mr Sillars goes further in this devasting piece in Holyrood Magazine. Read it here:
Is Mr Sillars correct?
Is the referendum Mr Salmond's way of ditching the SNP's most unpopular policy - separation?