Brexit Debate · Democracy in Europe

One week on – and Brexit has thrown open the floodgates

Britain has had a week of having to live with its decision to leave the European Union, and many debates have been flung open, with few settled. I cover the most important developments, with my own analysis of Britain’s plight following.

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Brexit Debate

Jo Cox’s murder shines a disappointing light on British nationalism

The murder of sitting MP Jo Cox is a tragedy not felt in Britain for decades. But broader, it lays bare the tragedy of how British politics and the national debate has been poisoned; the toxic atmosphere throttling the democratic debate we needed.