Even before another independence referendum is announced the defenders of the Union know that we are within striking distance of winning. They know that the momentum is on our side, and they know that we can win.
Our goal is independence, but that is not going to happen now unless we formulate effective strategies for keeping this an open question in people’s minds and adopt immediate tactics both to keep ourselves energised and the ball rolling.
Better Together’s command of the airwaves was for the unionists their second Battle of Britain, and, not having quite reached that point in history where everyone is online, the entire Yes Movement found itself on the back foot. At the most crucial stage of the campaign, when a Yes win was looking likely or possible, the whole machinery of the unionist media went into overdrive.