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As Rishi Sunak (pictured) became the UK’s third Prime Minister in eight weeks on Tuesday, I spoke with Indian and Canadian outlets about the lurking, largely-unstated fundamental issue around the ascent of Britian’s first non-white head of government.

Although Sunak will likely be more competent than Liz Truss and not as dishonest and lying as Boris Johnson, he will at best be managing a long-term UK economic decline — and the short-term damage of austerity, recession, and rising cost of living for millions of Britons — because of Brexit.

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