‘Project fear’ vs ‘Project hate’
The debate for the United Kingdom referendum on membership of the European Union has been divisive, to say the least, with both ‘Remain’ and ‘Leave’ camps being branded with terms such as ‘project fear’ and ‘project hate’.
Hate has indeed been at play, manifesting itself in the most terrible of ways with the brutal murder of pro-EU MP Jo Cox. With the ‘Leave’ (aka Brexit) campaign focusing heavily on immigration from the EU and prospective EU countries, some voters were left feeling unrepresented - pro-Brexit but not willing to associate themselves with the increasingly dangerous rhetoric coming from some key ‘Leave’ figures.
Needless to say, the opinion