Tell your MSP how you feel about a 2nd Scottish Referendum

21 Mar 17

In a few hours, the Scottish Parliament will debate whether or not Scotland should have a second independence referendum. But democracy isn’t just about political parties and politicians taking different positions. It’s about all of our voices being heard. And that’s where 38 Degrees members...

Scottish hillside. Picture: Gavindeas

2nd Scottish Referendum – what are your thoughts?

13 Mar 17

Nicola Sturgeon has just started the ball rolling on a second independence referendum. We don’t know the details. We don’t know what the question will be. We don’t even know exactly when the vote will be held. But we do know that as 38 Degrees...

Is this the vow delivered? Have your say

23 Jan 15

Yesterday David Cameron visited Edinburgh to announce the plans to give Holyrood new powers. It was a big moment. These plans were only written because across Scotland, before, during and since the referendum, ordinary people demanded a fairer, more democratic country – and a government...

Cameron, Clegg and Miliband: keep your promises to Scotland

19 Sep 14

Scotland has voted ‘no’ to independence. As half the country celebrates, the other half hurts. Scotland will stay in the UK, but 45% ‘yes’ is a clear vote for change. So what now for Scotland? Do we go back to business as usual? Or do...

Are you jealous of the Scots?

16 Sep 14

The vote’s on a knife-edge. A week today, Scotland could be independent. And England could be left behind.

 Everything’s on the table in Scotland: they’re discussing the future of a country. The debate has at times been hopeful, inspiring, and thoughtful. It’s also been very,...