Robin McAlpine: Let's listen to the wisdom of the grassroots
CommonSpace columnist and Common Weal director Robin McAlpine says Scotland's grassroots campaigners have the greatest insight into No voters' motivations
THE grassroots of the independence movement is an amazing repository of knowledge and wisdom. But we don't draw on it enough to inform our overall thinking – and that's a mistake.
The grassroots of the Scottish independence movement was badly maligned by the unionist media and used as a kind of slur on the whole project.