Robin McAlpine: Indy optimism for 2018 requires us to rediscover our stories
CommonSpace columnist and Common Weal director Robin McAlpine says the Yes movement must get the vision for a new life under independence across
PERHAPS it says something about the kind of people I bump into but I can't say I've picked up a lot of optimism about the year ahead – pretty well from anyone.
So let me kick off the year with something that I have become quite excited about again; Scottish independence. I know, I know – when was I not a 'true believer' ... but sometimes you believe in things that don't necessarily make you feel optimistic.