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The Interactive Referendum

In a show of deliberative democracy, chair Alan Convery invited us to live-tweet, argue points and vote twice during the debate.

The Interactive Referendum took place on Tuesday 18 February. Alan Convery chaired a debate between Murdo Fraser MSP and Marco Biagi MSP about the issues surrounding Scotland's independence referendum. This is one of a number of initiatives at the School to inform the public about the referendum. Our referendum blog with commentary and analysis from our academics can be read here:


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