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Struggling academic in the making.
28 May 19
Vote fragmentation in the #EUelections2019, a hopefully-not-too-long thread:

So after a day crunching the numbers and colouring in maps it is clear that the splitting of both the Remain vote and Leave vote on Thursday affected the final results quite drastically. 1/
First let’s look at the explicitly pro-No Deal parties, The Brexit Party and UKIP, as the picture is more straightforward and the changes less extreme. 2/
(I shan’t be including the Conservatives in this because they are, or at least were at the time we voted, offering something very different to No Deal and, according to Lord Ashcroft’s poll, received votes primarily for non-Brexit reasons.) 3/
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