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How Scotland Became the Most LGBT Friendly Country in the World

Most of Scotland's political parties are led by people who aren't straight, and almost everyone seems to be cool with that.
Owen Duffy
4.18.16
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Politicians Just Lost a Fight Against Buckfast, Scotland's Favorite Cheap Caffeinated Booze

The drink that "gets you fucked fast" is blamed for many social problems, but the SNP just stopped a Labour attempt to get it banned.
Liam Turbett
11.13.15
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A 20-Year-Old Scottish Student Could Be About to Make History

Inspired by last year's independence referendum, Mhairi Black decided to run for UK Parliament—and she might even win.
Peter Geoghegan
5.6.15
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How Labour Lost Ground to the Scottish National Party

The Scottish Labour Party is "now set to defcon fucked" according to an MP.
Peter Geoghegan
4.27.15
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Scottish Labour's Former Supporters Showed Their Anger in Glasgow Last Week

On Thursday, around 200 people turned up to wave placards and shout about the party they used to trust turning into a group of treacherous bastards.
Patrick Ferry
11.3.14
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Scottish Independence Campaigners Are Joining Political Parties in Droves

In just one week, more than 38,000 people have enlisted in the Scottish National Party, making the nationalists the third largest party in the entire UK.
Peter Geoghegan
9.29.14
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The Scottish Independence Campaign Lost Because It Didn't Win Over Glasgow's Poor

The Yes campaign banked on appeals to social justice and economic inequality would persuade Scots living in poverty to ditch their richer neighbors to the south, but things didn't go as planned.
Peter Geoghegan
9.19.14