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True democrats must accept will of people

Published 07/07/2016

Those supporters of Remain who want a second referendum to allow the Brexit sinners to atone for their misdeed only serve to display their contempt for the will of the people.

If the small margin of victory had been in their favour, they would be calling for it to be respected on the basic democratic principle that 50% plus one is a valid majority.

If we are truly democrats then we must accept the will of the people. To do otherwise is the beginning of "might is right". I believe this is a road that few of us wish to travel.

MICHAEL GAVIN

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