The Silence of the Left: Brexit, Euro-Austerity and the T-TIP
Date Written: 01/07/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19595
The media in the United States have treated the British vote against remaining in the European Union (EU) as if it is populist Trumpism, an inarticulate right-wing vote out of ignorance at being left behind by the neoliberal economic growth policy. What is left out of this picture is that there is a sound logic to oppose membership in the EU.