:: Saturday, October 09, 2004 ::

Looking for a New Scotland, and a New World.

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Originally uploaded by alister.

A crowd I would put at around 1000 (maybe more, I was always useless at estimating crowd sizes) gathered at Calton Hill today. They were attending an alternative to the opening of the Scottish Parliament by Queen Liz. Taking up national and democratic questions should be central for the left. The emphasis was on an independent Scottish Republic of the future that would throw open its doors to the poor and oppressed of the world.

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