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One of Britain’s Most Prolific Terror Cells Is Regrouping

LONDON — Even as fellow European countries worry about hardened Islamic State fighters returning from Syria and Iraq, Britain has another problem: the re-emergence of a homegrown militant cell, Al Muhajiroun, one of Europe’s most [...]

Britain’s big squeeze: ‘This Is All We Can Afford’: Shrinking Lives in the English Countryside

ALSTON, England — It was not until Trevor Robinson received a letter notifying him of a missed appointment at the hospital that he realized he had not spoken to another human being in more than six weeks. Mr. Robinson, a 77-year-old [...]

It’s A Bad Time to Be Britain’s Establishment.

Tweet reddit Whatsapp Email Share Share Print In another Groundhog Day moment, the British government has been forced to concede and admit that the UK will in fact be contesting the upcoming European Parliamentary elections. The establishment [...]

Britain’s Shadow Chancellor Just Spoke At a Rally In Front of a Stalin, Lenin, Marx, And Mao Banner… Seriously

FOREIGN AFFAIRS So much for the Labour Party attempting to connect with ordinary, normal voters around the United Kingdom ahead of May’s local and European Parliamentary elections. on May 1, 2019 So much for the Labour Party [...]

Britain’s Big Squeeze: Austerity-Battered U.K. ‘Retreating Behind a Nuclear Shield’

The combined impact of austerity-era cutbacks and spending choices has hit the British Army the hardest of all the services. Now smaller than at any time since Waterloo, it has failed to meet even modest recruitment goals, in part because [...]

Who Could Replace Theresa May as Britain’s Prime Minister?

Who will be the next prime minister of Britain if Theresa May steps down? A surprise offer on Wednesday by Mrs. May to step aside if her plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union were approved prompted political analysts [...]

Britain’s Parliament Votes to Delay Brexit, but Not to Control It

LONDON — British lawmakers on Thursday voted to postpone the country’s departure from the European Union but, in a rare victory for Prime Minister Theresa May, narrowly failed to wrest control of the Brexit process from her battered [...]

Live Briefing: Brexit Live Updates: Parliament Votes to Delay Britain’s E.U. Departure

• With just 15 days left until Britain is scheduled to leave the European Union, and no consensus on how to do it, Parliament voted on Thursday to postpone the fast-approaching departure date. • By the narrowest of margins, Prime [...]

Live Briefing: Brexit Live Updates: Britain’s Parliament Just Voted Against Holding a Second Referendum

• With just 15 days left until Britain is scheduled to leave the European Union, Parliament was expected to vote Thursday to postpone the fast-approaching departure date. • By the narrowest of margins, Prime Minister Theresa May [...]

Britain’s Big Squeeze: ‘Austerity, That’s What I Know’: The Making of a U.K. Millennial Socialist

BRIGHTON, England — Alex McIntyre was raised on budget cuts. The youth center where he went after school was shuttered when he was 10. When he was 11, his mother’s housing benefit was shaved away, a casualty of the Welfare Reform [...]