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Wolf-crying from England over Scottish independence
Wolf-crying from England over Scottish independence

To the editor: Cambridge University professors Brendan Simms and Jason Pack think that the "gravest immediate threat to the West's long-term security" comes from "peace-loving Scots." Peace-loving? Have the lads looked at a single page of Scottish history? The bloodshed in Scotland makes the American Old West look like — well, like Cambridge, England. ("The Scots have little to gain and a whole lot to lose with independence," Op-Ed, Sept. 10) The writers' fears that an independent Scotland will rapidly be overrun by the likes of Vladimir Putin and the fiends of Islamic State are also misplaced. Scotland unleashed would be the scourge of...

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