Image with saltire and quote from Nicola Sturgeon reading "We are the grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the thousands who came from Ireland to work in our shipyards and our factories. We are the 80,000 Polish people, the 8,000 Lithuanians, the 7,000 each from France, Spain, Germany, Italy and Latvia, who are among the many from countries beyond our shores that we are so privileged to have living here amongst us. We are the more than half a million people born in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who have chosen to live in Scotland. We are the thousands of European students studying at our universities and colleges. And we are the doctors and nurses from all across our continent and beyond who care for us daily in our National Health Service. Whether we have lived here for generations or are new Scots, from Europe, India, Pakistan, Africa and countries across the globe, we are all of this, and more. We are so much stronger for the diversity that shapes us. We are one Scotland and we are simply home to all those who choose to live here. That is who and what we are."

Thanks to @Kryru for the image.

I don’t think I need to add anything to this, sums us up perfectly.

For the full text of the speech click here.


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