Scottish Nationalists Take Majority in Scottish Parliament

They vow to hold a plebiscite on Scottish independence from the U.K. within five years.

“The statistics were devastating: the SNP took Labour seats in every city in Scotland and, Orkney and Shetland aside, wiped out the Liberal Democrats. The SNP’s vote jumped by 13%, while Labour’s dipped.”

http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/may/06/snp-election-victory-scottish-independence

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