Britain's Exit is a Good Thing for Everyone

COMMENTARY Global Politics

Britain's Exit is a Good Thing for Everyone

Jun 26th, 2016 1 min read
Nile Gardiner, Ph.D.

Director, Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom

Nile Gardiner is Director of The Heritage Foundation's Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom.

Thursday's Brexit vote is a momentous step for the British people. For the first time in more than 40 years, they will be able to shape their own destiny as a world power. Brexit frees Great Britain from the shackles of the supra-national European Union, which has evolved into a big-government super-state -- one that restricts and constrains the sovereignty and freedom of individual nation-states.

Originally published in USA Today