History tells us what may happen next with Brexit & Trump

First published on Medium in July 2016, this essay was then republished on Huffington Post, Newsweek, Business Insider.

The article went viral shortly after, reaching 1m views on Medium. It then ticked over until Donald Trump won the American election. After that, the essay seemed to strike a chord with people. 

It was translated into 6 languages, and was eventually viewed 7.4m times on Medium, 5.5m times on Huffington Post, and re-posted around the world, with total views of around 20m.