Emma Taggart

Emma Taggart

Emma Taggart is provides coaching, facilitation and consultancy to individuals and teams. @emmataggart

Guest blog: Raising our game – lessons for social change campaigners from the EU referendum

Guest blog: Raising our game – lessons for social change campaigners from the EU referendum

A year on from the EU referendum, I want to offer some reflections on the Remain campaign, why it lost and the lessons those of us engaged in campaigning for social change can take from the experience.

Twelve months ago, I woke up to the news I’d been dreading for months – the UK had voted to leave the European Union. In the run-up to the referendum my partner and I would regularly turn to each other and say, ‘We’re going to lose this, aren’t we?’, usually after hearing a politician or commentator talking about the referendum in terms we believed wouldn’t connect with a lot of people.

Emma TaggartGuest blog: Raising our game – lessons for social change campaigners from the EU referendum
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