WASHINGTON POST: Immigration worries drove the Brexit vote. Then attitudes changed.

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Pollsters have uncovered a mellowing of attitudes about immigration, expressed by both those who voted to leave the European bloc and those who voted to remain.

“I have been studying this for years, and there’s never been a move this big in such a short period of time,” said Rob Ford, a politics professor at the University of Manchester.

Period16 Nov 2018

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  • immigration
  • UK politics
  • Brexit