David Goodhart suggests that a new social division has been created: between the mobile ‘achieved’ identity of the people from Anywhere, and the marginalised, roots-based identity of the people from Somewhere. This schism accounts for the Brexit vote, the election of Trump, the decline of the centre-left, and the rise of populism across Europe.
Watch David Goodhart, British journalist, commentator, and author, in our latest RSA Spotlight – the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event! Loved this snippet? Listen to the full podcast here: https://soundcloud.com/the_rsa/the-populist-revolt
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