Should Scotland be independent?
Scotland's people vote for Independence
"A Yes vote means so much to my generation. We want to let all our grandparents know that their future is secure in our hands, and with a Yes we can build a better future for ourselves and for our children."-Miriam Brett
This quote is important because it shows the perspective of what the younger generation think and how older people feel about it
"A lot of young people think independence is going to be some sort of miracle cure. ... They think it is some kind of adventure without any risks, but this is not a video game."-Liz Mullen
This quote is important because it shows how a "yes" vote could change the future of Scotland.
resonates-it shows that they want to stay as a union with the UK.
generation-it shows that different ages are debating.
campaign-shows that they are voting and debating for what they want for Scotland.
independence-shows that they believe their country is stable enough to be independent.
Organization of the Article
The organization of the article is compare and contrast because it is comparing citizen's opinions on the matter of whether Scotland should secede or not.
Question: Why did the older generation not want to separate from the UK?
Answer: They worry about what will happen to their health care and savings if Scotland breaks free.
Question:Why did the younger generations want to separate from the UK?Answer: Because they were looking for opportunity.