Brexit has been going on a long time before Brexit ever came along. For good reason.
Germany planted the seeds of destruction…
Although the form of the British exit from the EU is often presented as a reductionist binary choice — “a no-deal exit” or “a deal the U.K. and the EU can live with” — London has in effect restated the fundamental question of what is a European project: A Europe of sovereign nation states, or a federal European super-state.
Brexit is a revolt against a German-run European super-state.