Britain and Europe Audio Analysis: The Stress of Brexit
PHOTO: Former Mayor of London Boris Johnson, one of the leaders of the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union
With two weeks to go beyond the United Kingdom’s referendum on European Union membership, the polls are a virtual dead heat between Remain and Leave.
Yet, for all the chatter about Brexit, there is concern that the key issues — foremost among them, the effect on the British economy but also those like security, science and technology, education, the environment, and political co-operation — are not receiving proper attention with people getting access to vital information.
Speaking with BBC Radio 5 Live, Tereza Capelos of the University of Birmingham explains how part of the problem is the stress caused by the campaign.