Britain voted 52 to 48 percent in a referendum on June 23, 2016 to leave the European Union. To read more about the consequences of the vote, follow the British EU exit tag.

2016 in Geopolitical Review

2016 was a good year for authoritarians and delivered blow after blow to liberal democracy.

How We Got to Brexit

The United Kingdom has historically had the luxury of being semi-detached from Europe. Not anymore.