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Old 23rd Oct 2018, 11:56
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Andy_S
 
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Originally Posted by pax britanica View Post
Democracy isnt democracy unless people can change their minds.
So hypothetically, what would have happened if we had voted to remain? Would we have been given another referendum a few years later to see if we'd changed our minds?

Originally Posted by pax britanica View Post
So why not just have a second referendum, if Brexit wins then the stay people will have to be quiet...
Except we know very well they'll want yet another referendum.......

Referendums are fine up to a point, but we need to be grown up enough to accept the outcome. If we don't, then the losing side will just keep demanding one referendum after another until they get the outcome they want.
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