If you're like me, Brexit is a lot to keep up with. How do you find out the latest developments, when all of your news channels are around-the-clock impeachment hearings? It's quite the chore for the responsible global citizen.
Let the Brexit Institute alleviate your anxiety. Since 2016, the good people at Dublin City University have been tracking all things Brexit. You can follow the institute through its excellent blog, newsletter, or Twitter feed. IAMCRers will remember DCU from our excellent 2013 conference.
Unrelated to the institute, but while on the subject of Brexit, a shout out to one of my favorite Twitter feeds, The Irish Border, which earned mention in The Guardian last year.
Professor Giovanni Zaccaroni. Extra thanks that he stayed up late to join us from GMT. Prof. Zaccaroni walked us through an intense short course on EU treaty exit article 50, the U.K. Supreme Court decision voiding prorogation, and the proposed Irish border protocol.
Prof. Zaccaroni answered students' questions on those issues and more, explaining the cultural, political, and historical sensitivity around the Irish border question, as well as the relationship between Brexit and potential eastward growth of the European Union—spoiler alert: don't hold your breath, for many reasons, Brexit besides.