This Scottish Nationalist Reckons You’re A Bad Parent If You Don’t Vote For Independence

No pressure, then.

1. Lloyd Quinan is a former MSP for the Scottish Nationalist Party. At a recent public meeting for the pro-independence campaign, Quinan said: “If you vote no, and you leave [Scots] with more of the same, then you’re a bad parent.”

2. He added that Scots had “an opportunity to change the lives and the life chances of our children for the future”.

3. You can watch the full video here:

4. But people have been quick to attack him.

6. That’s probably not quite the impression he was looking to make.

Hope @YesEastLothian will condemn former MSP Lloyd Quinan at their meeting in North Berwick saying you are a bad parent if you vote No

— Fiona O'Donnell MP (@FionaODonnellMP)

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Siraj Datoo is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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