We are acknowledged as a beacon of light for democracy around the world.
As PM David Cameron kept his word and gave people the vote on Europe, but the fight now is for democracy itself.
People with money and self interest are doing the public a disloyal service. The majority of people understand the issue of Europe. The result was 52% to 48%, the referendum turnout was 71.8% with more than 30million people voting – the highest mandate ever.
In South Tyneside leave vote was 62%, remain 38%, turnout 68.2%.
Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg and the elite of this country beware, the public may seek further political revenge at the General Election for those MPs who wish to destroy democracy.