Democracy

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Donald Trump endorsed the U.K. decision to leave the European Union while speaking at his new Trump Turnberry Resort Friday in Ayr, Scotland. (Photo: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
The UK's shock decision to exit the European Union has left a foreboding shadow over the American political landscape, sending the U.S.—and the world—a stark warning about the dangers of a disaffected working class and the power of negative politics. Conservatives worldwide have been heralding Thursday's vote as a victory for "the people" over the...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a 75-minute speech on Thursday night, Bernie Sanders described his "vision...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Leave campaign won "because the EU establishment have made it impossible, through their anti-democratic reign, for the people of Britain to imagine a democratic EU," DiEM25 said. (Photo: Reuters)
In the tumultuous aftermath of the UK's vote to leave the EU , the European...