Brexit, Passports and Modern Ideas of Identity

Here in Britain, we are writhing our hands with anxiety about the question of Brexit: that is, Britain’s exit from the European Union.

It’s a big change for us. It could go well, or could go badly. The EU is a big club of 28 nations, with an estimated population of over 510 million people with whom we can trade, travel and work under shared rules. We’ve been a member since 1973.