|The map at just over 1,000 signatures|
Yes, OK, the campaign has been led by Alison Thewliss, an SNP MP. Yes, Nicola Sturgeon did reference it in her barnstorming interview at the Women in the World summit in New York. But this is a clause which affects women across the UK, a clause so perversely evil that it must surely offend people of any gender across the UK.
So why is Scotland so clearly delineated?
Obviously, this is early days; the petition has barely more than a thousand signatures. But it will be interesting to watch it over the next few weeks. Is Scotland not only left of the rest of Britain, but also more feminist?
Update, 14th AprilHere's the map at almost 4000 signatures (coloured by % of constituents). Can you still see the Scottish border?
|The map at almost 4,000 signatures|