What Kind of Day it has been.

Posted : November 9th, 2016

I had no intention to have this be my first blog post as Youth President. In fact, my first post was planning to be a verbatim copy of what I said at my induction service as a way of introducing myself to you all. Something with a bit of a positive edge to it. You will get that soon, but for now, let me comment on what is all on our minds this day.

Earlier this year, the UK had, what is called a Referendum Vote. It’s more commonly known around the world as the ‘Brexit’ vote. It was also the first time I stayed up to hear the results of the vote live. Itwas me and two good friends sat in my parents living room, eating junk food and drinking tea. Being the political geeks and children of the modern culture that we are, we had multiple screens with various news sources showing us the reaction from the population. The moment that Farage uttered his “Independence Day” speech I, like 48.8% of the population of the U.K., felt angry, upset and dumbstruck at what had happened. At the time I would also have said I felt betrayed Read the full article on the Methodist Website

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