Leading, not Leaving, Europe

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EU Referendum Campaign Britain. A seagul warning sign in Whitby, northern England 15 June 2016.

Leading, not Leaving, Europe


EDINBURGH – Can the United Kingdom ever reconcile itself to being part of Europe? If recent British newspaper headlines about the June 23 referendum on continued European Union membership are any guide, the answer appears to be a decisive “no.”
Proponents of leaving the EU have campaigned on fear of runaway immigration and a cascade of purported dangers – whether delivered by boat or bomb – to the British way of life. Their opponents, who want the UK to remain part of Europe, highlight another ...


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