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  1. St Peter's Primary School St Peter's Primary School

    Maybe the English government might get involved when actually they don’t need to, its Catalonia’s decision and what if they decide to leave?
    Unless they start abusing the united kingdom.
    I think that’s a grate question St Gregory’s Catholic School.
    Bubblequeen 🙂

  2. St Peter's Primary School St Peter's Primary School

    This is a really challenging question! I’m really not sure. I think it might because brexit was really important so I think Catalonia independence would probably be more of an issue. I think this because brexit is us just leaving the European union however Catalonia wants to be a single country.
    http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/catalonia-catalan-referendum-spain-eu-economic-powerhouse-brexit-european-union-a7975766.html
    AgentKitty

  3. Hornsey School for Girls Hornsey School for Girls

    I don’t think it will impact us because we are not necessarily close to Barcelona so we don’t really rule them and have expectations for them. If Catalonia was to separate from Barcelona then I don’t think it would be a huge problem/issue to us but it might affect people from Barcelona and Catalonia.
    unicorn-horn123

  4. If it does have an impact on us we could ask Catalonia politely to join Barcelona again . If they do not we would just have to be happy that they separated and find other ways around it for our country.

    By : Pinknews

  5. Colegrave Primary School Colegrave Primary School

    In my opinion,I think it won’t impact on us because it looks like they are leaving Brexit early.Although,the country wants to be independent,that could lead to other countries wanting to be independent and then there would be no such thing as the EU.We should get involved because what if war happens and then…you never know what will happen.So in conclusion,this change that Catalonia has decided to make will impact us because there would be less worries;there could be more worries like I said before,a war could occur and many other things and in the end they will probably blame us and other countries for not getting involved.Hope you like what I wrote

    RainbowUnicorn246

    • Hi BNC, this is an interesting discussion. RainbowUnicron246, it is important not to present a slippery slope argument. This is when one bad thing ends up in another really big, much worse thing happening; for example, the war you suggested. It unlikely that a war would occur as lots of other, smaller events would have to happen before getting to that point. It would be great for the next people who comment to give reasons for their opinions, and see if they can include facts or examples to support their opinions! Olivia

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