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Old 02-23-2019, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by filmstar-en View Post
The only one where there was actually a constructive national debate was the Scottish referendum. (
At least with the indyref those who advocated for a change to the status quo produced a huge White Paper detailing the size of the task ahead. It's a flawed document in many ways, but at least it was a very good and comprehensive attempt at a scoping exercise, and a lot of thought - years worth, in fact - went into it. The Brexiteers on the other hand - despite decades to have a think about it - produced fucking hee-haw.

And now we see the consequences of that.