Dear Brexiteer. What we need you to do now.

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So well done, first of all. You listened to the arguments, the same ones I listened to. You heard all the same information I did, you listened to the same debates that I did, but you voted to leave. And you won. I take that – it was a democratic process and sometimes in the democratic process you lose, as I have done.

The referendum has activated the political energies of people who haven’t been interested in politics for some time, so we are told, and many of them are like you, who voted to leave. So here’s the plea of the losing side to you now.

Firstly, don’t stop – don’t stop with your political passion and activism, because we need you now. We need you to be active, we need you to keep talking to the people who you trusted with this vote, and we need you to…

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The Daily Show – Gun Control & Political Suicide

John Oliver vows that never again will a political career end in a senseless act of meaningful legislation.

The Daily Show – Gun Control Whoop-de-doo

Following the Senate’s defeat of the Manchin-Toomey amendment, John Oliver tests the theory that government-mandated gun control doesn’t work.

The Daily Show – John Oliver’s Australia & Gun Control’s Aftermath

John Oliver learns that it’s pointless for America to study the Australian gun control experience because the situations are just too similar.

The above videos are from 2013; three years later nothing has changed.