The campaign that succeeded in pushing Britain out of the European Union focused on the perceived threat of unrestricted inward migration, obscuring the fact that over a million British citizens took advantage of open borders to settle in Europe. Post-Brexit, Britons no longer are entitled to automatic EU citizenship. The exit agreement secured the legal basis for their continued residency, but their rights remain uncertain.
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Research Article| March 01 2021
Brexit’s Hidden Costs for Britons Living in the EU
Current History (2021) 120 (824): 118–120.
Michaela Benson; Brexit’s Hidden Costs for Britons Living in the EU. Current History 1 March 2021; 120 (824): 118–120. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2021.120.824.118
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