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A worker answers a telephone in the office of pro-Brexit group Leave.EU in London, February 2016. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Brexit rooted more in elite politics than mass resentment

The history of Britain's vote to exit from the European Union, known as Brexit, is not a tale of populist resentment toward globalization. It is a top-down story of leaders and elite ideology.
Time is ticking to get a Brexit deal through parliament. vasara/Shutterstock

What happens if parliament rejects a Brexit deal?

If the UK does secure a deal with the EU, it's not clear that parliament would back it. Here are some scenarios for what could happen next.

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