Farewell to the EU—An Old Democracy at the Crossroads
Perturbed by the numerous refugees and immigrants rushing to the country, and disappointed with the fact that the European Union had diminished British sovereignty, the United Kingdom decided to leave the EU.
Is this a pounce on free trade? As old democracies decide to close their doors, what changes await the global political and economic structures?
About the Documentary
Brexit: The Battle of Britain
Produced by: BBC TWO
In 2016, the Brexit referendum had shifted the UK’s political landscape. Within hours, the Prime Minister resigned, and the pound plummeted. The EU and the world were forced to face this unexpected uncertainty. How and why did this revolution take place? How would it reshape Britain’s politics and influence the world?