The campaign on the Scottish Referendum has increased in intensity on both sides. For the first time the ‘yes’ has overtaken the ‘no’ in the polls. In an interview for BBC Warwick/Conventry on Tuesday 9 September Scott Lavery explains some of the reasons behind the shift of support towards the ‘yes’ campaign. You can listen to him here one hour and 54 minutes into the programme. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p025jkg7
Differences in views are reflected within the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute:
We published on Tuesday Craig’s Berry’s comment: Scotland can do better than ‘tartanised’ neoliberalism
We are publishing today a response from Scott Lavery to Craig Berry: ‘Tartan neoliberalism’ isn’t driving the campaign for Scottish independence
Watch the short video below with Craig Berry and Scott Lavery giving their views on why Scotland should stay or leave the Union.