As the United States celebrates 238 years of independence from Britain, Scotland is approaching the important decision whether to no longer be a part of the United Kingdom. On the 18th of September, Scots will go to the polls to vote on a referendum on independence.
I cannot pretend to have enough knowledge of politics in Scotland to know whether becoming a neighbor to rather than a member of the United Kingdom is good for Scotland or good for Britain, or any of that. But this is, after all, the point. I don’t know what’s best for Scotland better than the Scots do. I can’t and neither can anyone else. A free people must rule themselves or have the power to choose their own leaders. In the end, these amount to the same thing. …go on, keep reading about Saorsa!