Brexit emerged from its supporters’ nostalgia for a supposedly glorious past.
- Gary Younge
- The Nation
“There are two kinds of European nations,” said Kristian Jensen, the Danish finance minister, last year.
“There are small nations, and there are countries that have not yet realized they are small nations.”
In their melancholic yearning for a time long past, those who ran the campaign to leave the European Union had a vision of us marching out, suited and…
As time goes on, a…