FUTURE LEFT PODCAST Ep.9: Brexit, Frexit, and Texit
The UK did a very dumb thing. It looks like others might be also considering a very dumb thing. Why is this thing so dumb? Michael Bufano joins Adam Simpson to explain.
Things we mentioned:
"EU referendum: Brexit sparks calls for other EU votes." BBC. 24 June 2016.
Ian Bremmer. "What European Country Could 'Brexit' Next?" Fortune. 23 June 2016.
"Brexit: Nicola Sturgeon says second Scottish independence vote 'highly likey.'" BBC. 24 June 2016.
Brian Fung. "The British are frantically Googling what the EU is, hours after voting to leave it." The Washington Post. 24 June 2016.
David Mitchell. "The EU referendum should be a matter for parliament." The Guardian. 29 May 2016.
Jon Herskovitz. "After Brexit, what? US Secessionists hankering for 'Texit.'" Reuters. 24 June 2016.
Issie Lapowsky. "Brexit Backers Are Forgetting The Internet Erases Borders." WIRED. 23 June 2016.
Parag Khanna. Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization (New York: Random House, 2016).