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LOS ANGELES – Una vez más, los jóvenes se han llevado la peor parte de la situación política. El resultado del referendo sobre el Brexit en el Reino Unido no es más que un recordatorio de la creciente división generacional que atraviesa la afiliación política, los niveles de ingreso y la raza.

Casi el 75% de los votantes del Reino Unido entre 18 y 24 años votaron por "quedarse" en la Unión Europea y el "irse" les fue impuesto por los votantes de más edad. Y ésta es apenas una manera entre varias en las que el futuro económico de la Generación Y, y el de sus hijos, está siendo decidido por otros.

Yo estoy cerca de cumplir 60 años y me preocupa que nuestra generación en el mundo avanzado sea recordada -para nuestra vergüenza y pesar- como la que perdió el norte en materia económica.

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