Opportunity for UK is probably greater outside the EU
What is overlooked is the tremendous opportunity for the UK in the English-speaking world. For example, the EU failed to expand trade ties with India with its emerging markets. The Brits can also renew ties withCanadaa and Australia and South Africa as well as the US. The UK can also renew ties with those inside the EU who can move past hurt feelings without the baggage of the bureaucracy.
In Vote, Hints of a Larger Unraveling
Britain’s vote to leave the European Union is raising questions about the future of the order imposed by the United States and its allies after World War II.
Britain has been a pillar of that system, as well as a beneficiary, and its departure is a test for Western alliances and institutions.