What I’m about to say probably sums up the vapid nature of most Americans, but I didn’t hear about the EU referendum until today after looking at Ellie Goulding’s Instagram account and noticing she’d written that something “devastating” had happened to her country. Less attention to celebrities and more to world politics = a smarter me, I’m sure.
Because I was deeply concerned for
my true love Ellie Goulding England, I learned the bare bones basics about “Brexit,” Britain’s exit from the European Union, and the potentially terrible impact it will have on the economy.
From The Telegraph:
The European Union is an economic and political union of 28 countries. Each of the countries within the Union are independent but they agree to trade under the agreements made between the nations.
The European Union operates a single market which allows free movement of goods, capital, services and people between member states.
Now that we understand what the EU is, let’s learn the effects of leaving it. Continue reading “Did England Just Make The Worst Business Decision Of All Time?”