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What does “Leave” mean?

The question we were asked on 23rd June was incomplete

By Oliver Conolly  

Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis ©Matt Crossick/Matt Crossick/Empics Entertainment

We are often told, irrespective of whether or not we voted “Leave,” that there is no way back. We must, no matter how grim the process and the consequences, go through with it. Brexit means Brexit. “Leave” means “Leave.”

This argument is advanced by both Brexiters and by Remainers—the former, triumphantly, and the latter with resignation.

It is, however, nonsense. There is one underexplored…

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