Marine Le Pen’s Play to Destroy the European Union

From Reuters: French far-right leader Marine Le Pen stole a line from pro-Brexit campaigners in a televised debate on Monday, castigating other presidential candidates who criticized her plans to leave the euro as resorting to "project fear". The National Front is the template of much of the Alt-Right, both intellectually and politically. ¬†Marine Le Pen … Continue reading Marine Le Pen’s Play to Destroy the European Union

Brexit Backlash: Why Scotland’s elites want to try again for independence

No one can say the English weren't warned. ¬†As reported by the Associated Press: Scotland's leader delivered a shock twist to Britain's EU exit drama on Monday, announcing that she will seek authority to hold a new independence referendum in the next two years because Britain is dragging Scotland out of the EU against its … Continue reading Brexit Backlash: Why Scotland’s elites want to try again for independence

Brexit or Not, The World Curves Towards Union

Brexit has been a fascinating, uniquely British ride: from David Cameron offering the vote in exchange for reelection in 2015 to the rise of the maddeningly irrational United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), the whole process has been full of half-truths, fear-mongering, cultural smears, and, most horrifyingly, assassination. For the people of Britain, Brexit matters: it … Continue reading Brexit or Not, The World Curves Towards Union