Brexit: A Disunited Kingdom – NYT

I want to remind folks, that investigators have reported that Russian trolls and bots and Cambridge Analytica, owned by the right wing billionaire Robert Mercer, were both part of the campaign to destablize Britain with Brexit. It has worked brilliantly. I understand why it was in Putin’s interest. It is not clear to me what Robert Mercer wanted and why.


Two and a half years after Britain’s referendum on whether to leave the European Union, the country remains divided. We met with voters on both sides of…