This is the fourth of my politically themed podcasts – ‘Mallie on Politics.’
This week we are coming from University of Ulster’s Magee Campus.
The subject for discussion this week is: Scottish Independence & its impact on island of Ireland.
Listen to the show below or download the MP3:
Notable points for discussion are documented below
(Times are indicated should you wish to listen to any specific point raised):
00.21: How did we get to this point?
04.03: What is coming next? – Is Salmond outfoxing the Conservatives?
07.15: Might the Scottish independence row end up in the courts?
08.12: Can you stop the march of a nation?
10.26: Will Salmond settle his debt should independence kick in?
11.32: What will be the impact on the Republic of Ireland specifically?/ Did the Republic deliberately support the British Irish Council to ‘loosen up’ the Union?
16.51: What exactly is ‘devo max’?
17.47: Implications for Northern Ireland specifically?
20.42: Will Salmond be able to lower the voting age to 16 years in the event of the referendum?
23.06: Where will Salmond stop? Will he expropriate the wealth and the resources in Scotland?
25.20: Will Peter Robinson use the independence debate to realise Unionist unity?
26.07: Will a Scottish referendum on independence lead to a referendum here to seal the Union?