Manifesto Check: SNP not-so-brave in the face of eurosceptics

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'


Until the 1980s, the SNP was opposed to membership of the European Community/Union, although there was a small pro-European element within the party.

In the late 1980s – at the same time as the Labour Party – it turned towards Europe. Since then, the EU has become a key supporting framework for the independence project.

Period4 May 2015

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