A few months ago, the party favoring Scottish independence from Great Britain came out first in the Scottish elections. According to the Daily Telegraph, Alex Salmond, its leaders, will shortly propose independence for Scotland. The English people are being impacted by demands of the European Union, and now they are being assaulted by the Scot people for dramatic changes.
Scotland joined Great Britain in the early 1600s. It has taken them 400 years to figure out something is wrong with the arrangement. There is something peculiar occurring in the world, as we move toward global inter-connections there is a simultaneous desire for people to become identified with local geographic and cultural areas.