Many Scots don't like Britain's decision to leave the EU, and they're worried about their future. Support for Scottish independence is growing, and there have been calls for a new referendum.
Most of Scotland voted to remain in the EU — but they have left anyway. A young Scot working on the continent, DW's Elliot Douglas, writes that the future holds nothing but uncertainty and disillusionment.
When Scottish voters rejected independence in 2014, it was seen as the smart economic move. Brexit may have ripped up that logic. With a second independence referendum possible, new questions are being asked of voters.
A 2014 referendum saw 55% of voters opposing Scottish independence, but nationalists argue that the 2016 UK referendum in favor of Brexit calls for another vote. In Scotland, 62% voted to stay in the EU.
Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon has promised to put wheels into motion for a fresh referendum on independence from the UK. Her call for a transfer of powers was swiftly dismissed by Downing Street.
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