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How a Second Brexit Referendum Would Kill the EU

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How a Second Brexit Referendum Would Kill the EU COMMENTARY  by    Liubomir K. Topaloff   JULY 3, 2016, 7:00 AM EDT E-mail   Tweet   Facebook   Linkedin Share icons EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (L) and EU Council President Donald Tusk (R) talk prior to give a press conference during a EU Summit meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels on June 29, 2016.  Photograph by John Thys — AFP via Getty Images Even if the “leave” campaign won with just one vote, the results should still stand. Liubomir K. Topaloff is an associate professor of political science at the School of Political Science and Economics at Meiji University. The Brexit referendum results provoked an unprecedented upheaval. Within hours last Friday, a  petition  to the British Parliament called for a second referendum, and in just a week, over 4 million people have signed it, raising the hopes that not all is lost for the “remain” campaign. According to U.K. law, any petit

"I Was Drunk" is Not an Excuse for Stupid Acts. It Should't Be For Brexit's "Buyer's Remorse" Either!

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Let UK Leave as a Lesson on Pseudo-Democracy, called Referendum! https://next.ft.com/content/3da4cbca-3c86-11e6-9f2c-36b487ebd80a#comments