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A new world order: With the US and the UK in disarray, where can Ireland look for a new democratic role model?

A new world order: With the US and the UK in disarray, where can Ireland look for a new democratic role model?

Watching this week's shambolic Westminster live-stream of Theresa May's Brexit travails, it's clear that British democracy is not in good shape. With Donald Trump holding sway in the US, things are no better.

Brexit

Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave? On 23 June 2016 the UK held a referendum and 51.89% of voters voted to leave the EU.