Independence movements in Scotland and California missing the point of strength in unity

LONDON -- Boris Johnson is the colorful mayor of London who wanted to be “World King” when he grew up. Boris, as locals refer to him, promotes a more inclusive London and open policies that would throw open the doors to foreigners, saying, “I’m one of the politicians willing to stand up for immigration.” (read more)

Jill Lawless/ The Associated Press Cards hang in a shop in Edinburgh, Scotland, saying “No,” “Yes” and “Maybe” for the upcoming vote on Scotland’s independence from the United Kingdom. Scottish voters will decide whether their country should become independent, breaking up Great Britain as it has existed for 300 years.

Jill Lawless/ The Associated Press

Cards hang in a shop in Edinburgh, Scotland, saying “No,” “Yes” and “Maybe” for the upcoming vote on Scotland’s independence from the United Kingdom. Scottish voters will decide whether their country should become independent, breaking up Great Britain as it has existed for 300 years.