Why does Scotland want independence?

What are their reasons for it? I know people may suggest Braveheart but that film was widely inaccurate. Is it because they hate English people? If that's true then I find that to be pretty upsetting considering that I'm English and the Scots that I met have always been lovely. What do they hope to have for... show more What are their reasons for it? I know people may suggest Braveheart but that film was widely inaccurate.
Is it because they hate English people? If that's true then I find that to be pretty upsetting considering that I'm English and the Scots that I met have always been lovely.
What do they hope to have for independence?
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