The horror of Jo Cox’s death has forced a nation to pause for thought: now the media must sober up – Christoph Meyer

19 06 2016

Jo Cox FlowersThe tone and volume of the Brexit debate had been growing steadily more shrill over the past few weeks as Britain got ever closer to its big, once-in-a-generation decision over membership of the EU. The campaign pitted erstwhile political allies against each other in parliament and on the hustings, while in pubs, clubs and family homes friendships and family ties have been sorely tested. Read the rest of this entry »