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Scottish independence referendum: Authors take sides
Scottish independence referendum: Authors take sides

Scottish citizens go to the polls Thursday to vote on a referendum that could make Scotland an independent country. There's definitely no shortage of opinions on the matter, of course; Scots have heard from celebrities including Susan Boyle, Sean Connery and Groundskeeper Willie. A "yes" vote means independence; voting "no" means staying in the United Kingdom. What do Scotland's writers have to say on the subject? The reaction has been mixed: The Nos: J.K. Rowling ("Harry Potter"): The fantasy and now mystery author, one of the world's richest writers, has donated 1 million pounds to the anti-independence Better Together campaign. Rowling,...

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