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The divergence of US and British populism

Leaving the EU represents a much greater upheaval than anything proposed by the Trump administration, yet Brexit has become immune to questioning of any kind.

In contrast to the aggressive business lobbying against the election promises of Mr Trump, no major British firms have campaigned to reverse the Brexit decision.


BRITAIN, France, the United States - which is the odd one out politically? The answer seems obvious. Last year's Brexit referendum in the United Kingdom and the election of Donald Trump in the United States were the twin symbols of populist revolt against global elites. In Emmanuel...

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