In between day jobs (and night jobs), the email inbox and the twitterstreams bulge with papers, briefings, advice, admonition, media invites. One would like Professor Higgs to discover a new fold in the space-time continuum, so that they can all be read and properly digested.
“Be the Scotland you wish to see”. You’ll instantly recognise it from the famous Gandhi quote, “Be the change you want to see in the world”. (You can stick “in the world” on at the end if you want – but you know, pop lyricists and their end-rhymes…). What am I taking this to mean? That the way we conduct our advocacy and arguments for independence must model and embody the kind of country we want to bring about.