Opinion

Brexit, and maybe then Frexit, Nexit, Swexit, Plexit?

The triumph of Brexit is a most regrettable outcome for everybody involved and possibly even for the world economy.

But perhaps it isn’t really all that shocking: Charles De Gaulle vetoed British entry to the Common Market, the EU’s ancestor, for five years on the grounds that it didn’t really have a 'European vocation.' Turns out he was right.

By GWYNNE DYER

PUBLISHED : Monday, June 27, 2016 12:00 AM

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