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Roger Mullin: In Times of Uncertainty

Written by on 21st November 2020

Four things to consider in times of great uncertainty.

A few weeks back we asked Roger Mullin to come on the Daytime Show. He talked to us about what he thinks the main considerations facing Scotland as we emerge from the covid pandemic and strive to regain our independence.

Roger began talking about uncertainty. Uncertainty is a fact of reality. But maybe at the moment it is more visible than we are used to or care for. In the midst of this great uncertainty, Roger suggests that we need to consider these four things:

  • the pandemic
  • climate change
  • technology
  • demographics

At the end of the interview, we asked what one thing he would most like to see the Scottish Government doing that it’s not already doing. The answer ?

Set up a working group to prepare the way for our transition from being part of the UK to being an independent nation. We didn’t have time to follow this up with Roger but you can read more it about in his blog here: State-Building Lessons from Afar

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