David Cameron’s reckless folly

By calling the EU referendum, the Prime Minister played Russian roulette with the country's future

By Richard Dawkins  
David Cameron resigning after losing the EU referendum Dominic Lipinski / PA Wire/Press Association Images

David Cameron resigning after losing the EU referendum Dominic Lipinski / PA Wire/Press Association Images

“You lost. Get over it.” “It’s democracy in action. Suck it up.” Such were the responses that have greeted the many foolish Leave voters who are now saying, “It was only a protest vote”; “I didn’t mean it”; “I thought Remain would certainly win without my vote”; “I just wanted to give Cameron a kicking.” They have woken up to…

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