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COMMENT This is why the Holyrood election is not a de facto vote on indyref2

AT the weekend it was announced in the pages of The National that the SNP will be introducing its draft Referendum Bill to Parliament in the next few weeks. This follows the production of the 11-point plan by Michael Russell and the bill passed by Parliament last year determining the rules and principles for a referendum.

Comment Pete Wishart: We should ask EU to sanction indyref2 if Tories refuse

WHO would have thought that five and a half years after losing a referendum on independence support is now edging over 50% and becoming a sustained majority? The resilience of the movement and the belief that this is unfinished business has endured and we are now at the point where we can almost touch out and reach our ambitions and move towards the reality of Scotland becoming an independent nation.