Britain’s June 23 referendum on independence was the most important vote in a democratic nation in a generation. Many Americans assume that events in Western Europe can’t have that kind of significance, and in fact the U.S. media paid scant attention to the upheaval taking place in the UK right up until the official returns showing an impending British exit (or “Brexit”) from the European Union.
Nationalism and the Future of Western Freedom
A conflict is brewing over the shape of the international order. It centers around an idea—a biblical idea—long thought discredited by political elites.