The campaign to stop Brexit has never found the right words | Andy Beckett

Remainers had the better arguments, but they have failed to shift public opinionFor a lot of Britons, Brexit is still mostly just words. Jargon, vague promises, dire warnings, contradictory predictions, a few catchphrases – an alternately gripping...

The campaign to stop Brexit has never found the right words | Andy Beckett

Remainers had the better arguments, but they have failed to shift public opinion

For a lot of Britons, Brexit is still mostly just words. Jargon, vague promises, dire warnings, contradictory predictions, a few catchphrases – an alternately gripping and boring conversation that has been going on for years, only occasionally accompanied by actual changes to everyday life. It’s a conversation that remainers have rarely controlled, let alone dominated. If they are, finally, about to lose the Brexit battle, this may be why.

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