1945, 1979 and 2016: the Brexit reset of British politics (Clingendael)

Modern British politics is usually dated to either 1945 or 1979, both years symbolising generational resets that created new consensuses in British politics. As Tim Oliver explains, 2016 is the new year by which British politics is dated. But instead of a new consensus, post-2016 Britain faces a generation of constraining dissensus.

https://spectator.clingendael.org/en/publication/1945-1979-and-2016-brexit-reset-british-politics

Tim Oliver