As we champion the Union, we need to recognise that each nation is having a subtly different conversation with itself about its future.
The PSOE hoped to reunite the Left. Instead, rising tensions have fuelled extreme parties.
Middle class hostility to the working class and lower middle class is common, while working class and lower middle class hostility is practically non-existent.
Specifically for anti-Brexit politicians, the path to creating such a party lies firmly on what we think of as the Left;
The desire to protect your home is as universal as the desire to love, to work and to raise a family. Why should protecting your country be any different?
Perhaps, against all the odds, we will find a way of muddling through and preserve our broad church for a time after the era of Brexit has passed.
The issue of the backstop is becoming more heated and harder to navigate as time goes by.
Falling standards, the cutting of college places, and the capping of courses available to Scots at Scottish universities are the direct consequence of their policy.
The tension can be seen in the way the Prime Minister’s sensible effort at Chequers clashes with the deeply-seated values of many in the Party’s grassroots.
There is no natural majority for independence in Scotland. It will only happen if unionists keep getting it wrong.