Scotland Democracy, devolution and governance

Swift Read: What does Holyrood 2021 election result mean for local communities?

Summary

Professor James Mitchell outlines what the recent Holyrood election result will mean locally, highlighting the prospect of an independence referendum as likely to dominate politics for the years to come, the surprising lack of debate in the election regarding the economy and the pandemic’s role in paving the way for functional, fiscal and community empowerment going forward.

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