The EU locked in neoliberalism and locked out its people. Brexit is the alternative

The choice facing Britain in the EU referendum is best understood, Lee Jones suggests, by using two concepts he has discussed in his work with Shahar Hameiri: ‘the politics of scale’, and state transformation. In a nutshell, the EU emerged through the rescaling of governance to inter-elite networks insulated – by design – from popular control, which lock in anti-democratic and conservative policies. … Continue reading The EU locked in neoliberalism and locked out its people. Brexit is the alternative