'People's Vote' unlikely but the message was loud and clear

Up to 700,000 people marched for a second referendum - but will this have any sway on the course of Brexit?

It is a fact of our political system that you cannot vote with your feet.

And so arguments over the precise size of the crowd that marched through London today demanding a "People's Vote" are largely irrelevant.

There was no threshold that the number of marchers could have passed which would trigger a second referendum - whether it was 700 people or, as organisers estimate, 700,000.

That's not to say protests do not matter - it was a major expression of public opposition to...
source: The Sky News

2018-10-20 23:26
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