will mess up everything a lot of businesses moving their personnel from Great

Will mess up everything a lot of businesses moving

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will mess up everything, a lot of businesses moving their personnel from Great Britain to another country (Ex: Ireland) -Scotland might succeed too; already had an independent referendum a year before but didn’t go through, now doing polls and want to have a referendum to stay in the EU -Not that big of a deal; Donald Tusk said that is UK exited it would be the beginning of a crash of the Western Civilization as a while -1995; Shangin opened up free movement in the EU, but immigration problem making it hard for that to stay -Pound one of the most used means of money on Earth -This is not a country starting from scratch, they have currency and policies and leaders -EU was a continental experiment, France and Germany; power core, power access -GB didn’t join till 1973, already had established their own things, so leaving is the least problematic compared to other countries -No border issues b/c they are an island -Ppl think the whole EU will collapse now b/c this will start a domino effect for other nations in the EU -Positive Spin: EU wont collapse, it will get better -Referendum Ideology; experiment to strengthen the UK -Ideological showdown -Other protest movements: rise of conservative right, many empowered by this -Same in the US, no foreigners, want to isolate a bit -Anti-globalization protest -EU economy bigger than the US -Going to be harder to move goods and services from the UK -Financial jobs already moving -Increase economic-friction -Leading to the loss of Scotland and Northern Island following close by
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