Trump and Brexit both unwanted and unexpected

November 29, 2016 wordenvie 0

So Trump was elected and the UK is leaving the EU, both events unexpected and unwanted. If only Obama could have stood again. Whatever happened in the UK is surely a travesty of democracy, but also a travesty of what politicians can say to convince the electorate. The debate on brexit really got too complicated with facts and counter-facts abounding such that no-one knew what was real any more. In the end it was probably just about how people felt that swayed their vote. I for one certainly felt that it was better to be in the club than out. Now […]